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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 4:30 PM EDT on September 25, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on September 27, 2017


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... High surf advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 7 PM EDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a high surf advisory...
which is in effect from midnight tonight to 7 PM EDT Wednesday.

* Location... Oceanside of Northampton County VA... and Virginia
Beach.

* Timing... through Wednesday... the most likely time for strong rip
currents is a couple hours on either side of low tide.

* Surf or rip current risk... large nearshore waves of 4 to 7 feet
this afternoon into this evening will cause dangerous rip currents.
Waves building to 9 to 14 feet late tonight through Wednesday will
create dangerous surf for anyone entering the water, and some
minor beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as rip currents...
longshore currents... sneaker waves and other hazards create life-threatening
conditions in the surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory
area... producing localized beach erosion and dangerous swimming conditions.






High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 4:30 PM EDT on September 25, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on September 27, 2017


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... High surf advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 7 PM EDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a high surf advisory...
which is in effect from midnight tonight to 7 PM EDT Wednesday.

* Location... Oceanside of Northampton County VA... and Virginia
Beach.

* Timing... through Wednesday... the most likely time for strong rip
currents is a couple hours on either side of low tide.

* Surf or rip current risk... large nearshore waves of 4 to 7 feet
this afternoon into this evening will cause dangerous rip currents.
Waves building to 9 to 14 feet late tonight through Wednesday will
create dangerous surf for anyone entering the water, and some
minor beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as rip currents...
longshore currents... sneaker waves and other hazards create life-threatening
conditions in the surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory
area... producing localized beach erosion and dangerous swimming conditions.






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California - Fire Weather Warning
Colorado - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Record Report
Delaware - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning
Hawaii -
Illinois - Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning
Maine - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , High Surf Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - High Surf Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Missouri -
Nebraska - Frost Advisory , Record Report , Record Report
Nevada -
New Hampshire - Dense Fog Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Hazard Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , Tropical Storm Warning, Storm Surge Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - High Surf Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Frost Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
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Virginia - High Surf Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Wisconsin - Record Report , Public Information Statement
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