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Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Coastal-
Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
701 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
* WHERE...Gulf beaches of Alabama and the western Florida
* IMPACTS...Frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected.
The surf is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.
There is a high risk of rip currents. Rip currents are life-
threatening to anyone entering the surf. Swim near a lifeguard.
If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don't fight the current.
Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape,
face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or
tread water until out of the rip current.
Escambia-Covington-Mobile Inland-Baldwin Inland-Mobile Central-
Baldwin Central-Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Inland-
Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Inland-Santa Rosa Coastal-
Okaloosa Inland-Okaloosa Coastal-
Including the cities of Butler, Lisman, Silas, Chatom, Millry,
Grove Hill, Jackson, Thomasville, Camden, Pine Hill, Homewood,
Monroeville, Evergreen, Greenville, Brantley, Luverne, Atmore,
Brewton, Flomaton, Andalusia, Opp, Citronelle, Saraland,
Stockton, Mobile, Prichard, Theodore, Bay Minette, Daphne,
Fairhope, Foley, Spanish Fort, Bayou La Batre, Dauphin Island,
Grand Bay, Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Century,
Molino, Walnut Hill, Beulah, Ensley, Fort Pickens, Pensacola,
Pensacola Beach, Perdido Bay, Jay, Milton, Bagdad, Gulf Breeze,
Navarre, Crestview, Destin, Eglin AFB, Fort Walton Beach,
Niceville, Seminole, Valparaiso, and Wright
323 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
* TIMING...Noon to 7 PM CDT today
* WINDS...West northwest increasing to 15 to 25 mph with frequent
higher gusts to around 30 mph.
* IMPACTS...Driving can become difficult, especially for high
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 25 to 39 mph or frequent
gusts of 30 to 39 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use