Coastal Bay Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 12:43 PM EDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 257 remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for the
following locations

FL
. Florida counties included are

Bay Calhoun Franklin
Gadsden Gulf Hamilton
Holmes Jackson Jefferson
Leon Liberty Madison
Wakulla Walton Washington




Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:17 AM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect through late tonight.

* Timing... through today.

* Impacts... high risk of rip currents.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore. They occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar... as well as in the vicinity of jetties and piers.

Heed the advice of lifeguards... beach patrol flags... and signs
before entering the water. If caught in a rip current do not swim
against it. Face the shore and signal for help. Float or tread
water until the current ends or until rescued.



Godsey


Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:17 AM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect through late tonight.

* Timing... through today.

* Impacts... high risk of rip currents.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore. They occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar... as well as in the vicinity of jetties and piers.

Heed the advice of lifeguards... beach patrol flags... and signs
before entering the water. If caught in a rip current do not swim
against it. Face the shore and signal for help. Float or tread
water until the current ends or until rescued.



Godsey