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FL WFO JACKSONVILLE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 11:20 AM, Feb 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-20 11:20:50-05

WFO JACKSONVILLE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY

Coastal Hazard Message

National Weather Service Jacksonville FL

1118 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* LOCATIONS...Northeast Florida coastal locations.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Rough surf with a high risk of rip

currents through this evening.

Elevated water levels are expected with this evening's high tide

cycle, but minor coastal flooding is not expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a High Risk of rip currents.

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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.

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.

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