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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1040 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014


...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WINDS WILL INCLUDE AN EASTERLY COMPONENT TODAY WHICH TENDS TO
INCREASE RIP CURRENT RISK...EVEN WHEN THE SURF IS LOW. THIS
CONDITION IS LIKELY TO CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY AS WELL WITH A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 19 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:18 AM ... HIGH 12:49 PM ... LOW 05:58 PM ... HIGH 11:52 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 08:31 AM ... HIGH 03:56 PM ... LOW 07:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:36 AM ... HIGH 07:35 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 19 2014: SUNRISE 729 AM EST ...  SUNSET 540 PM EST ...


FLZ108-200000-
SOUTH WALTON-
940 AM CST FRI DEC 19 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 1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...80      70      70      50
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................54      56      57      54
APPARENT TEMP.......54      56      57      54
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    N 5     N 6     NE 5
WIND GUST...........12      11      12      12
SURF HT (FT)........0       1       1       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS THIS.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-200000-
COASTAL BAY-
940 AM CST FRI DEC 19 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 2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      60      60      40
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................55      58      59      55
APPARENT TEMP.......55      58      59      55
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    NE 3    NE 4    NE 5
WIND GUST...........12      10      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-200000-
COASTAL GULF-
1040 AM EST FRI DEC 19 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 2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      30
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................57      63      63      56
APPARENT TEMP.......57      63      63      56
WIND (MPH)..........E 5     E 4     E 4     NE 4
WIND GUST...........12      11      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       3       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-200000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1040 AM EST FRI DEC 19 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      30
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  RAIN
TEMP................56      62      62      55
APPARENT TEMP.......56      62      62      55
WIND (MPH)..........NE 6    E 4     NE 3    NE 4
WIND GUST...........13      12      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........0       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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