OKALOOSA County, Florida
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Rip Current Statement
ALZ063-064-FLZ002-004-006-231900-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0020.000000T0000Z-141124T1200Z/
LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL OKALOOSA-
514 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...EAST NORTHEAST THIS MORNING INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH AND
BECOMING MORE SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST DURING THE DAY. FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* IMPACTS...MORE FREQUENT...DANGEROUS TO POTENTIALLY DEADLY RIP
CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA
THIS WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

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.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement
FLZ003>006-231815-
INLAND OKALOOSA FL-INLAND SANTA ROSA FL-COASTAL OKALOOSA FL-
SANTA ROSA FL-
1112 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT OKALOOSA AND EASTERN
SANTA ROSA COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA...THROUGH 1215 PM CST...

AT 1109 AM CST...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES EAST OF BAGDAD TO 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
BAGDAD TO 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MARY ESTHER...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT
45 TO 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WHITFIELD... MIDWAY... OCEAN CITY...
FORT WALTON BEACH... WOODLAWN BEACH... ROEVILLE...
NAVARRE BEACH... HOLLEY... SHALIMAR...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 10 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 28 AND 66.

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
WINDS THIS STRONG COULD BLOW OFF TREE LIMBS AND ALSO BLOW AROUND
SMALL UNSECURED OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

&&

$$





Wind Advisory
ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-240000-
/O.CON.KMOB.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-141124T0000Z/
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUTLER...LISMAN...SILAS...CHATOM...
MILLRY...JACKSON...THOMASVILLE...GROVE HILL...CAMDEN...
PINE HILL...HOMEWOOD...MONROEVILLE...EVERGREEN...GREENVILLE...
LUVERNE...BRANTLEY...ATMORE...BREWTON...EAST BREWTON...
ANDALUSIA...OPP...MOBILE...PRICHARD...SARALAND...BAY MINETTE...
TILLMANS CORNER...THEODORE...DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...FOLEY...
SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...FLOMATON...MOLINO...FERRY PASS...BRENT...
WEST PENSACOLA...BELLVIEW...ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...PACE...
MILTON...CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...EGLIN AFB...
WAYNESBORO...RICHTON...BEAUMONT...NEW AUGUSTA...LEAKESVILLE...
MCLAIN...WIGGINS...LUCEDALE
1001 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST EARLY...BECOMING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
20 TO 30 MPH WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...WINDY CONDITIONS CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT AND BLOW
AROUND UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. ALSO...UNSECURED LIGHT
WEIGHT OBJECTS CAN BE BLOWN AROUND.

&&

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