Mid-America Catastrophe Services
Rip Current Statement in Worth County,
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Worth County Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
1/25/2023 4:05:00 AM until 1/28/2023 10:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
Instructions
Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.
Alert Summary
HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING ALONG EAST FACING REEFS... * WHAT...Dangerous rip currents. * WHERE...East facing reefs of the Marianas. * WHEN...Through Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water. * ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...A large northwest swell is expected to build sharply Thursday night. Hazardous surf is likely for west and north facing reefs Thursday night.