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High Surf Advisory
Issued: 10:24 PM EDT Sep. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT Saturday...

* location... along ocean exposed south and east facing beaches.

* Timing... through early evening Saturday.

* Surf and rip current risk... lingering large waves from Jose
will result in high surf along the ocean exposed coastline. This
will also lead to dangerous rip currents.

* Shoreline impacts... areas of lingering beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A rip current... sometimes mistakenly called an undertow... is a
strong but narrow current of water flowing from the beach to the
surf zone. It can rapidly carry a swimmer into deeper water... and
exhaust an individual trying to swim against it.


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High Surf Advisory
Issued: 10:24 PM EDT Sep. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT Saturday...

* location... along ocean exposed south and east facing beaches.

* Timing... through early evening Saturday.

* Surf and rip current risk... lingering large waves from Jose
will result in high surf along the ocean exposed coastline. This
will also lead to dangerous rip currents.

* Shoreline impacts... areas of lingering beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A rip current... sometimes mistakenly called an undertow... is a
strong but narrow current of water flowing from the beach to the
surf zone. It can rapidly carry a swimmer into deeper water... and
exhaust an individual trying to swim against it.


For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

You can follow US on facebook at