Mariners, swimmers warned of dangerous weather and rip currents from Tropical Storm Chris

Mariners, swimmers warned of dangerous weather and rip currents from Tropical Storm Chris
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard would like to warn mariners and beachgoers of hazardous weather and sea states that could take place as Tropical Storm Chris makes its way up the east coast. Wind, waves and visibility can quickly become problematic for boaters, while the increased sea states leading up to and after a tropical storm can create powerful rip currents. Swimmers are urged to only swim...