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FZUS52 KTAE 281506
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1006 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015


...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG GULF COUNTY BEACHES TODAY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WIND AND SURF WILL BE GRADUALLY DECREASING TODAY ALTHOUGH SURF MAY
STILL BE AROUND 2 FEET ALONG THE BAY AND GULF COUNTY BEACHES THIS
MORNING. WIND WILL BECOME ONSHORE AGAIN FOR THURSDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY JANUARY 28 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 03:02 AM ... HIGH 09:52 AM ... LOW 01:56 PM ... HIGH 08:15 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 05:28 AM ... HIGH 12:56 PM ... LOW 03:20 PM ... HIGH 09:33 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:02 AM ... HIGH 05:03 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
JANUARY 28 2015: SUNRISE 731 AM EST ...  SUNSET 610 PM EST ...


FLZ108-291515-
SOUTH WALTON-
906 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................50      58      60      53
APPARENT TEMP.......47      58      60      53
WIND (MPH)..........NE 8    NE 6    NE 5    E 3
WIND GUST...........13      11      11      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....66
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-291515-
COASTAL BAY-
906 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................49      57      59      52
APPARENT TEMP.......46      57      59      52
WIND (MPH)..........N 8     N 6     NE 4    NE 3
WIND GUST...........13      11      11      9
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....66
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-291515-
COASTAL GULF-
1006 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................51      57      59      53
APPARENT TEMP.......49      57      59      53
WIND (MPH)..........NE 8    NE 5    NE 4    NE 3
WIND GUST...........14      11      10      10
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-291515-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1006 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................49      57      59      52
APPARENT TEMP.......46      57      59      52
WIND (MPH)..........NE 8    NE 6    NE 5    NE 3
WIND GUST...........15      12      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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