Hurricane Katia causing rip currents in Virginia Beach

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT)-Right now, hurricane Katia is keeping people out of the water along Virginia Beach.

Because of the high winds and rough waters, there are rip currents and red flag warnings. People can only go up to a certain point in the water.

Lifeguards had to save more than two dozen people since Labor Day due to strong waters.

The threat remains through this week.

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