rip currents

Ocean swimmers beware
We'll have some great beach weather for the remainder of our holiday weekend.  Beware, the effects of "Arthur" is kicking up the surf.
NJ's Rip Current Danger
What's the number one killer at New Jersey beaches every summer?  Rip currents.  They lead the list of surf hazards for anyone of any age. Thousands are rescued each year while hundreds of others drown.
Tropical Storms Churn Up Ocean At The Shore
A tropical storm more than 1,100 miles away is roiling the surf at the Jersey shore, snatching swimmers up in rip currents, keeping lifeguards on their toes and stranding some beachgoers on the sand during the last week of the summer season.