Pittsburgh Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Florida, Southern Brevard County

Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 3:36 AM EDT on October 09, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on October 09, 2015

... High rip current risk in effect from 7 am EDT this morning
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a high rip
current risk... which is in effect from 7 am EDT this morning
through this evening.

* Timing... there will be a high risk of rip currents through the
day. More numerous and strong rip currents may occur from mid
morning through mid afternoon near the time of low tide.

* Impacts... strong and life threatening rip currents will create
hazardous swimming conditions at east central Florida beaches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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 jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards... beach patrol flags and

If you become caught in a rip current... Yell for help. Remain
calm... do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current... swim parallel to
shore and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to
swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement
Georgia - Special Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Louisiana - Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - High Wind Watch , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Special Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Frost Advisory
Tennessee - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch