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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1012 AM EDT SAT OCT 18 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
LIGHT WINDS TODAY AND OFFSHORE WINDS ON SUNDAY WILL LIMIT RIP
CURRENT POTENTIAL THROUGHT THE WEEKEND.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY OCTOBER 18 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 05:07 AM ... HIGH 11:28 AM ... LOW 05:57 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 01:13 AM ... LOW 07:13 AM ... HIGH 12:20 PM ... LOW 07:38 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 06:16 AM ... LOW 03:09 PM ... HIGH 10:44 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
OCTOBER 18 2014: SUNRISE 742 AM EDT SUNSET 703 PM EDT


FLZ108-191415-
SOUTH WALTON-
912 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................65      78      81      82      71
APPARENT TEMP.......65      78      81      82      71
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    NW 6    W 6     W 6     NW 8
WIND GUST...........14      10      10      11      14
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       2


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-191415-
COASTAL BAY-
912 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................60      78      81      83      71
APPARENT TEMP.......60      78      82      83      71
WIND (MPH)..........NW 2    NW 6    W 6     W 8     W 8
WIND GUST...........11      11      11      12      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-191415-
COASTAL GULF-
1012 AM EDT SAT OCT 18 2014

.TODAY...

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

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................62      75      80      81      71
APPARENT TEMP.......62      75      81      82      71
WIND (MPH)..........N 2     NW 6    W 8     W 9     W 9
WIND GUST...........12      11      11      12      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-191415-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1012 AM EDT SAT OCT 18 2014

.TODAY...

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

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................57      75      80      82      71
APPARENT TEMP.......57      75      80      82      71
WIND (MPH)..........NW 3    NW 6    SW 8    W 8     NW 9
WIND GUST...........12      10      11      12      15
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       3       2       2


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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