- View SourceThe Hurricane Center sees the light?
--- In methanehydrateclub@y..., fredwx <no_reply@y...> wrote:
> This mornings visual shows a low level center ESE of Jacksonville
> near 29n 76w with the only significant convective activity to the
> of the center.
> --- In methanehydrateclub@y..., "b1blancer_29501" <b1blancer1@e...>
> > The ciruclation I understand is quit week at this
> > > point but this could mean the carolina get some rain as that
> > > moves into it.
> > Our local forecast here mentions the low pressure area you
> > as well as the approaching front. There's a 50/50 chance of some
> > Wednesday. I hope we get it. We can still use every drop of
> > can get.
> > Here's a special marine weather statement has been issued for the
> > Carolinas coast by the NWS is Wilmington, NC.
> > ..MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
> > PM EDT MON MAY 27 2002
> > ...INCREASED RIP CURRENT THREAT TUESDAY FOR THE EAST FACING
> > EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH AND SWELLS OF 2 TO 3 FEET WILL COMBINE
> > ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDES ON TUESDAY. THIS WILL INCREASE THE THREAT
> > RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE EAST FACING BEACHES OF PENDER...NEW
> > HANOVER...HORRY.. AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES. THE EFFECTS FROM RIP
> > CURRENTS ARE MOST COMMONLY SEEN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW
> > TIDE...WHICH WILL BE AROUND 330 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
> > RIP CURRENTS ARE STRONG NARROW CHANNELS OF WATER THAT FLOW AWAY
> > THE BEACH. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...REMEMBER TO
> > CALM. TRY TO SWIM ON A COURSE THAT IS PARALLEL TO THE BEACH. ONCE
> > GET AWAY FROM THE RIP...THEN BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO SHORE. DO NOT
> > ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST THE RIP...SINCE IT CAN EXHAUST OR
> > EVEN KILL THE STRONGEST SWIMMER.
> > BEFORE ENTERING THE WATER...HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...OR
> > FOR FLAGS OR SIGNS THAT MAY BE POSTED TO INFORM YOU ABOUT SURF
> > CONDITIONS. DURING AN INCREASED RIP CURRENT THREAT...ALL PEOPLE
> > ENTER THE SURF SHOULD BE VERY CAUTIOUS. CONDITIONS MAY BE
> > HAZARDOUS FOR INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...CHILDREN... AND THE