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Tybee Island Prepares for Storm's Impact

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 Tybee Island is preparing for the possible impact of Tropical Storm Arthur. Captain Mike Taylor with Tybee Ocean rescue says as of Wednesday afternoon they are seeing an increased risk of rip currents and a strong surf advisory.

A red flag is currently displayed on the beach, warning of the strong surf. Captain Taylor says anyone who plans to swim in the ocean should be sure to stay visible to lifeguards and if they do find them selves in trouble they should wave their hands in the air and someone will be out to help them.

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