Rip Current Statement in Santa Rosa County, Florida
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Santa Rosa County Florida Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
10/9/2019 11:50:00 PM until 10/11/2019 7:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
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.
Alert Summary
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... * WHERE...Gulf beaches of Northwest Florida and Alabama. * IMPACTS...Frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected. The surf is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.