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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
405 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

ONSHORE WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WILL YIELD A SLIGHTLY
ABOVE NORMAL...OR MODERATE...THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS THIS
AFTERNOON.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 18 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 04:03 AM ... HIGH 10:43 AM ... LOW 06:03 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 01:56 AM ... LOW 06:19 AM ... HIGH 11:10 AM ... LOW 07:51 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 06:09 AM ... LOW 04:51 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 18 2014: SUNRISE 724 AM EDT SUNSET 739 PM EDT


FLZ108-190815-
SOUTH WALTON-
305 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................73      83      87      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......73      88      91      91      88
WIND (MPH)..........NE 3    NE 3    W 2     W 3     W 3
WIND GUST...........10      9       9       10      8
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....88
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-190815-
COASTAL BAY-
305 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................73      84      88      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......73      89      93      92      87
WIND (MPH)..........NE 3    N 4     W 4     W 5     W 3
WIND GUST...........10      9       11      12      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....88
MAX APPARENT TEMP...92
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-190815-
COASTAL GULF-
405 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................75      84      88      86      83
APPARENT TEMP.......75      90      93      92      88
WIND (MPH)..........N 3     N 4     SW 5    SW 5    W 3
WIND GUST...........11      9       12      12      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...92
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-190815-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
405 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................74      85      87      86      83
APPARENT TEMP.......75      90      93      92      89
WIND (MPH)..........N 3     NE 3    S 4     SW 5    W 4
WIND GUST...........11      9       12      13      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       3       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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