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 Today's Weather Impact Levels (click on specific hazard for details)
Lightning
Tornado
Wind
Hail
Flood
Heat/Cold
Visibility
Rip Current
Waves
 
Lightning

 
Tornado

 
Wind

 
Hail

 
Flooding

 
Heat/Cold

 
Visibility
 
 
Rip Current

 
Seas/Waves


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None

High  

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 Wave Hazard
Wind Waves & Swell
Tsunamis
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None Significant wave height 6 feet or less.
Slight Significant wave height 7 to 9 feet possible.
Moderate Significant wave height 10 to 11 feet possible. Beach erosion possible.
High Significant wave height 12 feet or greater possible. Battering surf with major beach erosion possible.
  Wave Impact Statement
Waves: Seas of 6 to 8 feet can be expected in Atlantic waters, highest over the Gulf Stream.


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