Dangerous Weekend For South Floridians On The BeachRough surf and the threat of rip currents has led to both rescues and drownings this weekend.
Teen Who Died In Heavy Surf IdentifiedAuthorities in Broward County has identified the 15-year-old boy who died Monday after he was pulled under the surf in a Hollywood state park.
Whipping Winds Help Push Out Drenching RainSouth Florida, still trying to dry out from days of drenching rain that caused severe flooding in parts of Miami-Dade County, not only had to contend with more rain Thursday but also whipping wind.
Swimmer Dies After Being Pulled From Rough Surf Off Miami BeachA Miami Beach woman who barely survived some deadly rip currents that claimed the life of a friend is speaking out, saying she wished she had checked the forecast more carefully and thanking the Miami Beach Fire Rescue divers who “risked their lives.”
The Beach Is Great, The Water Not So MuchWhipping winds along the coastline will create the potential for deadly rip currents at the beach over the next day or so.
High Rip Current Risk For S. Fla. Beach GoersThere’s a water warning for South Florida beachgoers this long holiday weekend. Beachgoers are being urged to use extreme caution due to dangerous rip currents.