Alert: Beach Hazards Statement issued May 21 at 3:38PM EDT until May 22 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Caribou ME

Event: Beach Hazards Statement
Sender Name: NWS Caribou ME
Issued: 2020-05-21T15:38:00-04:00
Expires: 2020-05-21T23:45:00-04:00
Description: * WHAT…The warm air temperatures in the mid to upper 70s may
cause people to underestimate the dangers of the cold water
temperatures which are currently only in the mid 40s.

* WHERE…Coastal Hancock and Coastal Washington Counties.

* WHEN…From Friday morning through Friday evening.

* IMPACTS…Anyone on boats or paddlecraft should use caution
and be prepared for immersion. Dress for water temperatures
and know how to perform rescues.
Instruction: Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Coastal Washington; Coastal Hancock

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4225530-3567936
CAP MessageType: Alert