Elev 6 ft, 38.99 °N, 74.81 °W

Wildwood, NJ

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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 7:39 PM Sep. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...North winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
kt. Seas 5 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
are expected to produce wave conditions that are hazardous to
small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating a
small vessel, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

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Rip Tide Statement
Issued: 9:30 PM Sep. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...The New Jersey and Delaware beaches.

* TIMING...Continues through Thursday evening.

* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...Very strong rip currents will be dangerous
to anyone who enters the surf. Wave heights in the surf zone
are expected to be 5 to 7 feet through Thursday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard, however remember that this time of the year
there are less lifeguards on duty. 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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