You asked: How do you clear a flooded scuba mask?

What do you do when water fills a mask?

How To Properly Clear Your Mask

  1. Relax. The first thing that you should do if water does get in your mask is to just relax. …
  2. Exhale from your nose firmly to remove water. The next step is to blow air out from your nose firmly. …
  3. Seal the mask again. …
  4. Practice. …
  5. Focus on your breathing. …
  6. That’s it!

How do you clear a full face dive mask?

Keep your eyes closed, and gently, briefly hit the regulator purge button to clear the mask. Later you will most likely be able to clear the mask by simply exhaling. Take a gently sip of air with the expectation that you may get some water with the air. Exhale and the mask should be clear.

When clearing a mask of water you should form a seal by?

Simply inhale through your mouth and exhale into the mask through your nose. Once the mask is free of water, press the mask to your face to ensure it is sealed properly. [TWO] Place the palm of one hand along the top of the mask, pressing inward to keep the top seal in place.

What happens if you laugh while scuba diving?

The gas you breathe from a scuba tank can be a bit dry, and sometimes it’s necessary to cough. Or maybe, while laughing at your dive buddy, you get a little water down your throat. It’s perfectly alright to cough into your regulator until your airway is clear.

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