rip currents Our Beautiful Beaches Can Be Deadly By Jill Roberts • Mar 18, 2015 Two people drowned in the rough surf in our area last weekend. Students at Vero Beach High School mourn the loss of Jonathan Threewitts. Jill Roberts brings us information on rip currents. Expect windy weather to return on Friday and Saturday By Jill Roberts • Nov 8, 2013 Higher winds mean an increased chance of rip currents. If you're headed to the beach, check conditions from the National Weather Service. Meteorologist Jeff Huffman tells us what to expect from the weather this weekend.