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Coastal Flood Watch- Nov. 7-11

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Issued: 2022-11-06 16:00:00 EST|Expiring: 2022-11-11 19:00:00 EST

COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COASTAL ST. JOHNS-COASTAL FLAGLER-

400 PM EST SUN NOV 6 2022

…HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING…

…COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH

FRIDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…FOR THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH, SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING

POSSIBLE. FOR THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK, LIFE THREATENING RIP 

CURRENTS AND SURF.

* WHERE…NORTHEAST FLORIDA BEACHES.

* WHEN…FOR THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH, FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT 

THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. FOR THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK, THROUGH 

FRIDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS…NUMEROUS ROADS MAY BE CLOSED. LOW LYING PROPERTY 

INCLUDING HOMES, BUSINESSES, AND SOME CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE 

MAY BE INUNDATED. SOME SHORELINE EROSION MAY OCCUR. RIP 

CURRENTS CAN SWEEP EVEN THE BEST SWIMMERS AWAY FROM SHORE INTO 

DEEPER WATER.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT MODERATE 

TO MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. COASTAL RESIDENTS MAY 

WISH TO SECURE VULNERABLE OBJECTS BEFORE THE WATERS RISE AND 

TAKE OTHER NECESSARY ACTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY SHOULD

A WARNING BE ISSUED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

IF TRAVEL IS REQUIRED, ALLOW EXTRA TIME AS SOME ROADS MAY BE

CLOSED. DO NOT DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES OR THROUGH WATER OF

UNKNOWN DEPTH. TAKE THE NECESSARY ACTIONS TO PROTECT FLOOD-PRONE

PROPERTY.

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

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