Coastal Nassau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:50 AM EDT Sep. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the St Mary's River at Macclenny.
* Until Monday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Sunday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow late morning.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... minor flooding of low lying areas and Timber
lands including some properties along St. Mary's River Bluff Road
and the Cypress Landing resort on the Georgia side.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

St. Marys
Macclenny 12 12.7 sun 09 am 12.1 11.4 10.8 10.4 10.0




Lat... Lon 3041 8221 3038 8207 3062 8204 3062 8198 3034 8203 3035 8220






Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:13 PM EDT Sep. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* timing... through Monday night.

* Impacts... numerous rip currents will form along area beaches,
especially during the outgoing tides.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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 groins, jetties
and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach patrol.
Pay attention to flags and posted signs.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm.
Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction following the
shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave
for help. If tired, float or tread water until out of the rip
current.




Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:13 PM EDT Sep. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* timing... through Monday night.

* Impacts... numerous rip currents will form along area beaches,
especially during the outgoing tides.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Rip currents will be life threatening.

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 groins, jetties
and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach patrol.
Pay attention to flags and posted signs.

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm.
Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction following the
shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave
for help. If tired, float or tread water until out of the rip
current.