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WHUS41 KPHI 252155
CFWPHI

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
555 PM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

NJZ014-025-026-260300-
/O.EXP.KPHI.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140925T2200Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-140926T0300Z/
EASTERN MONMOUTH-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
555 PM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL MONMOUTH... OCEAN AND ATLANTIC 
  COUNTIES.

* RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 7 FEET EARLY THIS EVENING WILL GRADUALLY
  DIMINISH THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND/OR WAVE
CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIPS
CURRENTS. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE
WHO ENTERS THE SURF. 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.

&&

$$

DEZ004-NJZ024-260300-
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-140926T0300Z/
DELAWARE BEACHES-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
555 PM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL SUSSEX COUNTY DELAWARE AND CAPE 
  MAY COUNTY NEW JERSEY.

* RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...HIGH.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...HE HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND/OR WAVE
CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIPS
CURRENTS. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE
WHO ENTERS THE SURF. 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.

&&

$$








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