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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 4:16 AM EDT on September 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 22, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT this
evening...

* surf height... 5 to 10 feet.

* Timing... through Friday.

* Impacts... high dangerous surf and strong rip currents will
make for hazardous surf conditions. Rip currents, high surf,
and sneaker waves claim 11 times more lives than hurricanes!

* Rip currents... are powerful channels of water flowing quickly
away from shore. Heed the advice of lifeguards. Pay attention
to flags and posted signs.

* High surf... large waves can present a danger to people on
rocks above the water. Stay away from rock outcrops along the
shoreline exposed to ocean waves as waves can easily sweep
people into the cold ocean water.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.




High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 4:16 AM EDT on September 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 22, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT this
evening...

* surf height... 5 to 10 feet.

* Timing... through Friday.

* Impacts... high dangerous surf and strong rip currents will
make for hazardous surf conditions. Rip currents, high surf,
and sneaker waves claim 11 times more lives than hurricanes!

* Rip currents... are powerful channels of water flowing quickly
away from shore. Heed the advice of lifeguards. Pay attention
to flags and posted signs.

* High surf... large waves can present a danger to people on
rocks above the water. Stay away from rock outcrops along the
shoreline exposed to ocean waves as waves can easily sweep
people into the cold ocean water.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.




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Alaska - Areal Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Hazard Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning
Hawaii -
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Massachusetts - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Michigan - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Special Statement
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Record Report
New Hampshire - High Surf Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement
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Ohio - Record Report
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Oregon - Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
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Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement

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