Rip currents have been a major issue in Daytona Beach, Florida this summer. Just the other day it was reported that in three days, about 500 swimmers had to be rescued in Volusia County. Be sure to stay safe when you’re surfing this summer no matter what beach you are at.
Check out these safety tips from the National Weather Service.
1. Learn out to get out of a rip current: Break the Grip of the Rip.
2. Read these tips on how to stay safe.
3. Check your local surf forecast before you go out.