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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1125 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014


...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG BAY COUNTY
BEACHES AND A MODERATE RISK FOR WALTON...GULF AND FRANKLIN COUNTY
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WINDS WILL BE MAINLY ONSHORE THIS AFTERNOON PARTICULARLY AT WALTON
AND BAY COUNTY BEACHES WHERE WAVES COULD REACH 2 FEET AT LOCAL
BEACHES. GULF AND FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES WILL HAVE LIGHTER WINDS
AND SMALLER WAVES. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. BAY
COUNTY HAS A HIGH RISK TODAY AND OTHER LOCAL BEACHES HAVE A
MODERATE RISK.


WATER TEMPERATURE:
86 DEGREES AT PANAMA CITY BEACH.
86 DEGREES AT THE FSU COASTAL AND MARINE LAB NEAR APALACHICOLA.


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 02 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 01:05 AM ... HIGH 07:02 AM ... LOW 02:46 PM ... HIGH 09:21 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 02:24 AM ... HIGH 08:40 AM ... LOW 05:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 03:44 AM ... LOW 03:10 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 2 2014: SUNRISE 715 AM EDT SUNSET 759 PM EDT


FLZ108-031530-
SOUTH WALTON-
1025 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. PEOPLE
SHOULD ENTER THE WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING
IN THE SURF. NEVER SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND
MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A
RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF
THE PULL OF THE RIP CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG
SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................84      88      91      86
APPARENT TEMP.......93      97      100     94
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 6     SW 8    W 4
WIND GUST...........10      13      13      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AROUND
                    5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-031530-
COASTAL BAY-
1025 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE RED...
REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................84      89      92      86
APPARENT TEMP.......93      97      100     94
WIND (MPH)..........E 4     SW 6    SW 8    W 4
WIND GUST...........11      13      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....93
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AROUND
                    5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-031530-
COASTAL GULF-
1125 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. PEOPLE
SHOULD ENTER THE WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING
IN THE SURF. NEVER SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND
MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A
RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF
THE PULL OF THE RIP CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG
SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................85      88      90      85
APPARENT TEMP.......93      96      99      93
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 8     SW 8    W 3
WIND GUST...........11      13      14      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AROUND
                    5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-031530-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1125 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. PEOPLE
SHOULD ENTER THE WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING
IN THE SURF. NEVER SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND
MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A
RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF
THE PULL OF THE RIP CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG
SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      40      40      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................85      88      90      85
APPARENT TEMP.......93      95      98      92
WIND (MPH)..........E 5     S 8     SW 8    W 3
WIND GUST...........12      13      14      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...101
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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