Sarasota, FL (34231)

7:28 AM EST on February 08, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 23 ft 27.26 °N, 82.53 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

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Feels Like 42 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NNE
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Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 42 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KSRQ 081153Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 05/03 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP187 T00500033 10061 20039 53013
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 42 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:12 AM 6:16 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KSRQ 081153Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 05/03 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP187 T00500033 10061 20039 53013

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High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 4:47 AM EST Feb. 8, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through this
evening...
... High rip current risk remains in effect through Thursday
evening...
... High surf advisory in effect from 7 PM this evening to 10 am
EST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Ruskin has issued a
high surf advisory... which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to
10 am EST Wednesday.

* High surf... surf of 5 to 8 feet can be expected.

* High surf timing... surf is expected to quickly increase at area
beaches this evening and during the overnight hours Tuesday
morning. High surf will likely continue into Wednesday morning.

* High surf impacts... high surf will create dangerous rip currents
along area beaches. The extended period of large surf may also
result in beach erosion.

* Rip current timing... through Thursday evening.

* Rip current impacts... large breaking surf will result in a
high risk of frequent dangerous rip currents along area
beaches through Thursday evening.

* Red tide hazards... possible respiratory irritation in some
coastal areas through 10 PM Monday.

For red tide forecast information visit
http://tidesandcurrents.NOAA.Gov/hab (all lower case).

* Florida red tide respiratory irritation potential impacts...
symptoms may include coughing... sneezing... and tearing eyes.
People with respiratory conditions such as asthma... emphysema
and other pulmonary diseases... may be more sensitive.
Irritation may vary locally and throughout the day. If you
experience uncomfortable symptoms... consider going to an
unaffected beach nearby.

* Florida red tide respiratory irritation timing/location... NOAA
forecast: northern Sarasota county: Bay regions... possible
Sunday. Gulf Coast and Bay regions... possible Monday. Northern
and central Lee county: Bay regions... possible Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Florida red tide observations... you can find unaffected beaches
by checking reports of recent... local observations and data: mote
marine laboratory daily beach conditions
http://www.Mote.Org/beaches and the Florida fish and wildlife
conservation commission (fwc) red tide status
http://myfwc.Com/redtidestatus.

Florida red tide health information... consult the Florida
department of health: http://www.Floridahealth.Gov/environmental-
health/aquatic- toxins/red-tide.Htm or call the poison control
center: 1 800 222 1222.

Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
the department of Commerce (doc)/(noaa) of these external web
sites or the information... products or services contained
therein.

Florida red tide information sources... red tide forecasts are
provided by the National ocean service with data provided by the
FWC and mote marine laboratory.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach
patrol. Pay attention to flags and posted signs.

If you become caught in a rip current... do not panic. Remain calm
and begin to swim parallel to shore. Once you are away from the
force of the rip current... begin to swim back to the beach. Do
not attempt to swim directly against a rip current. Even a strong
swimmer can become exhausted quickly.

A high surf advisory is issued when dangerous water action is
expected along the coast. This includes rough surf... large
breaking waves... rip currents... and strong undertow.

Beach goers are urged to heed lifeguard warnings.