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Rip Current Risk

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

Rip Currents Pose Threat To Swimmers

Rip currents are making the beaches a little treacherous in parts of South Florida.

05/09/2014

Minor Flooding On Alton Road (Source: CBS4)

Gusty Winds, High Tides Cause Coastal Concerns

Red flags were flying up and down South Florida’s beaches on Tuesday as gusty wind created a high risk for rip currents.
CBS4 meteorologist Lissette Gonzalez said we can expect winds in the 18-25 mph range over the next day or so with gusts in the 30s. This creates dangerous in the water conditions for both swimmers and boaters.

11/05/2013

Rip Current warning flag (Source: CBS4)

High Risk For Rip Currents At S. Fla. Beaches

Weekend beach-goers beware. The risk of potentially deadly rip currents along South Florida beaches is high this weekend thanks to ocean swells from Hurricane Leslie.

CBS4–09/07/2012

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

High Risk For Rip Currents At S. Fla. Beaches

Beach-goers beware. The risk of potentially deadly rip currents along South Florida beaches is on the rise this week thanks to ocean swells from Tropical Storm Leslie.

CBS4–09/05/2012

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

High Risk For Rip Currents At S. Fla. Beaches

Gusting winds along the coastline will create the potential for deadly rip currents at the beach over the next few days.

CBS4–04/17/2012

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

High Risk For Rip Currents At S. Fla. Beaches

Gusting winds along the coastline will create the potential for deadly rip currents at the beach over the next day or so.

CBS4–02/27/2012

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

High Risk For Rip Currents On Wednesday

Gusting winds along the coastline will create the potential for deadly rip currents at the beach over the next day or so.

CBS4–12/21/2011

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

Dangerous Rip Current Risk Expected Through Mid-Week

High gusty winds along the coastline will create the potential for deadly rip currents at the beach through midweek.

CBS4–12/05/2011

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

Whipping Winds Pose Rip Current Risk At Beaches

If you’re going to escape the holiday shopping madness by going to the beach, your’re urged to use extreme caution due to dangerous rip currents.

CBS4–12/04/2011

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

High Risk Of Rip Currents Through The Weekend

Now that the rain is gone, you may be planning on hitting the beach this weekend to soak up some sun. If you do go, don’t plan on going in the water.

CBS4–11/03/2011

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