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St. Johns-Flagler-Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal Glynn-
236 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a High
Rip Current Risk, which is in effect through this evening.
* TIMING...Until 8 PM EDT.
* IMPACTS...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.