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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 10:26 PM EDT on September 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 25, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT Monday...

* location... along ocean exposed beaches on the south coasts of
Massachusetts and Rhode Island

* timing... late Sunday through Monday.

* Surf and rip current risk... some swells still persist along
the south coasts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island from the
remnants of Jose. New southerly swells will be arriving late
Sunday and Sunday night well in advance of distant Hurricane
Maria. This will result in high surf along the ocean exposed
coastline. This will also lead to dangerous rip currents.

* Shoreline impacts... areas of beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A rip current... sometimes mistakenly called an undertow... is a
strong but narrow current of water flowing from the beach to the
surf zone. It can rapidly carry a swimmer into deeper water... and
exhaust an individual trying to swim against it.


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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 10:26 PM EDT on September 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 25, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT Monday...

* location... along ocean exposed beaches on the south coasts of
Massachusetts and Rhode Island

* timing... late Sunday through Monday.

* Surf and rip current risk... some swells still persist along
the south coasts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island from the
remnants of Jose. New southerly swells will be arriving late
Sunday and Sunday night well in advance of distant Hurricane
Maria. This will result in high surf along the ocean exposed
coastline. This will also lead to dangerous rip currents.

* Shoreline impacts... areas of beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A rip current... sometimes mistakenly called an undertow... is a
strong but narrow current of water flowing from the beach to the
surf zone. It can rapidly carry a swimmer into deeper water... and
exhaust an individual trying to swim against it.


For the latest updates... please visit our webpage at
www.Weather.Gov/Boston

You can follow US on facebook at
www.Facebook.Com/nwsboston


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Wisconsin - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
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