Jimmy Buffett surfing in a hurricane

Jimmy Buffet's Instagram post about surfing in Hurricane Florence. 

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Jimmy Buffett went surfing Wednesday in Folly Beach, South Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence's arrival.

The musician posted a photo on his Instagram page showing him and another surfer with the caption "That hurricane swell."

Buffett also posted, "I ain't afraid of dying, I got no need to explain, I feel like going surfing in a hurricane." Those are lyrics from his song "Surfing in a Hurricane."

He went on to write, "On a serious note - respect mother nature, please be safe and listen to your local authorities."

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