St.Thomas...St. John.. and Adjacent Islands Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 4:40 PM AST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk in effect from Saturday morning through
late Saturday night...

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect from Saturday morning through
late Saturday night.

* Location... the northwestern beaches of Saint Thomas.

* Timing... from Saturday morning through late Saturday night.

* Impacts... strong currents that can carry even the best of
swimmers out to sea.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don't swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.





Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 4:40 PM AST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk in effect from Saturday morning through
late Saturday night...

The National Weather Service in San Juan has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect from Saturday morning through
late Saturday night.

* Location... the northwestern beaches of Saint Thomas.

* Timing... from Saturday morning through late Saturday night.

* Impacts... strong currents that can carry even the best of
swimmers out to sea.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don't swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.