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Stewart said dangerous surf and rip tides appear to be the biggest threat posed by the Atlantic season's first tropical storm though isolated flooding in some coastal areas is also a concern.
LIFEBOAT bosses have issued a safety warning after a "disturbing" second incident in a matter of days of people being caught out by rip tides.
I would remind people whenever swimming or using inflatable boats that they should always be aware of, and check local conditions, and in particular rip tides and offshore winds.
The storm was enough of a concern that officials in Boston decided to move the annual Boston Pops July 4 concert and fireworks show up by a day because of potential heavy rain on Friday night, and rip tides were a threat as far north as New Jersey.
Rip tides can take you out to sea, swim parallel to the shore out of the current.
Rip tides are strong sea currents which are formed by the strong winds pushing water towards the shore.
Mykel and Ruth are on a boat trip, which sounds pleasant enough, until they''re forced to fight rip tides.
Jermaine rescued the 'Thriller' singer who was pulled under water by fierce rip tides after going for a moonlight swim during family celebrations at his beachside mansion in Malibu.
He added that the potentially deadly rip tides are very hard to spot.
Twitter and Facebook feeds give on-the-water updates in real time, supplied by boaters, surfers and islanders, while other sections track storms and educate site visitors about the dangers of rip tides.
Each year around 100 people drown off UK beaches, and last year Royal National Lifeboat Institution lifeguards responded to more than 13,500 incidents, mostly involving swimmers who'd been swept out by rip tides or currents.
Next to a sign with elaborate explanations of the dangers of rip tides at Caspersen Beach in Venice, I recently spied a sign proclaiming "Healthy Beach" in big, white, bold letters, followed by smaller black-on-blue print that says "beach water quality monitored weekly.