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Ocean Rescue

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Miami Beach Offers Beach Condition Hotline

Headed to Miami Beach for a day on the sand? Now there’s a number you can call to check on the weather and beach conditions for the day.


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Coast Guard Searching For Missing Diver Off Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Ocean Rescue searched for a missing diver Saturday afternoon.


August 8, 2014: A capsized boat off of Haulover Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

Couple Rescued Off Haulover Beach After Boat Capsized

A boat rescue took place Friday afternoon off Haulover Beach. The boat capsized about 150-yards offshore from 108th and Collins Avenue.


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Man, Woman Die After Being Pulled From Ocean Off Miami Beach

Two people died after they were pulled from the pounding waves off Miami Beach early Sunday afternoon.


Sharks migrate North off Deerfield Beach. (Source: CBS4)

Deerfield Beach Closes Beach Areas Due To Migrating Sharks

Sections of Deerfield Beach are closed to swimmers as dozens and dozens of sharks make their annual migration north just off shore.


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Hallandale Beach Mayor Reexamining Outsourced Lifeguard Contract

After the recent controversy over the firing of a Hallandale Beach lifeguard, the city’s mayor is now chiming in.


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Teen Saves Tot From Rough Seas Off Oakland Park

A South Florida dived in head first to save a young boy who had gotten caught in Sunday’s rough surf.


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Ocean Rescue Vehicle Runs Over Beachgoer

A North Carolina woman had to be pulled out from underneath an ocean rescue vehicle after she was accidentally run over Tuesday.


(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

High Rip Current Risk Through Monday

Whipping winds along the coasts of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties have prompted emergency officials to issue a rip current warning through Monday.