100+ Sharks Swimming Along Orange Beach Alabama, Officials Say

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sharksORANGE BEACH, Fla. (WGNO) – It’s hot and you want to get in the water, but not so fast!

Red and purple flags are posted along Orange Beach in Alabama warning swimmers about the high volume of sharks in the area.

Schools of them can be seen by air and boat. Officials estimate up to 150 sharks are swimming in the shallow waters.