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709 AM CDT Sun Mar 18 2018
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect from Monday morning through
* 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.