Atlantic Coastal Cape May Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 5:19 AM EDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* locations... in New Jersey, coastal ocean, Atlantic coastal
Cape May, eastern Monmouth and coastal Atlantic. In Delaware,
Delaware beaches.

* Timing... through this evening.

* Surf zone impacts... very strong rip currents will be dangerous
to anyone who enters the surf. Wave heights in the surf zone are
expected to be up to 7 feet through this evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Swim near a lifeguard, however remember that this time of the
year there are less lifeguards on duty. 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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Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 5:19 AM EDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* locations... in New Jersey, coastal ocean, Atlantic coastal
Cape May, eastern Monmouth and coastal Atlantic. In Delaware,
Delaware beaches.

* Timing... through this evening.

* Surf zone impacts... very strong rip currents will be dangerous
to anyone who enters the surf. Wave heights in the surf zone are
expected to be up to 7 feet through this evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Swim near a lifeguard, however remember that this time of the
year there are less lifeguards on duty. 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.



Johnson