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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 7:44 AM Nov. 12, 2019 – National Weather Service
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT FOR EAST COAST BEACHES...

* COASTAL FLOODING... Sensitive and low-lying locations along
the Atlantic coast may experience minor flooding near the
times of high tide.

* RIP CURRENTS... There is a High Risk of Rip Currents.

* COASTAL FLOODING TIMING...Around high tides through at least
Wednesday evening.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS... Ponding of water on roadways and
in parking lots.

* RIP CURRENTS TIMING... through at least this evening.

* RIP CURRENTS IMPACTS...Life threatening rip currents will pose
a hazard to all swimmers. Heed the advice of lifeguards.
Swimming is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Statement indicates that onshore winds and tides
may combine to generate flooding of low lying areas along coastal
areas.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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, beach patrol flags and
signs.

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.

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Rip Tide Statement
Issued: 7:44 AM Nov. 12, 2019 – National Weather Service
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT FOR EAST COAST BEACHES...

* COASTAL FLOODING... Sensitive and low-lying locations along
the Atlantic coast may experience minor flooding near the
times of high tide.

* RIP CURRENTS... There is a High Risk of Rip Currents.

* COASTAL FLOODING TIMING...Around high tides through at least
Wednesday evening.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS... Ponding of water on roadways and
in parking lots.

* RIP CURRENTS TIMING... through at least this evening.

* RIP CURRENTS IMPACTS...Life threatening rip currents will pose
a hazard to all swimmers. Heed the advice of lifeguards.
Swimming is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Statement indicates that onshore winds and tides
may combine to generate flooding of low lying areas along coastal
areas.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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, beach patrol flags and
signs.

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.

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