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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
916 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SURF HEIGHTS WILL BE 1 TO 2 FEET AT MOST BEACHES TODAY WHICH
MEANS THAT SOME RIP CURRENTS WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE SURF IS
EXPECTED TO DIMINISH ON SUNDAY.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY FEBRUARY 28 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 05:13 AM ... HIGH 11:53 AM ... LOW 04:43 PM ... HIGH 10:53 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:09 AM ... HIGH 02:28 PM ... LOW 06:31 PM ... HIGH 11:20 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:34 AM ... HIGH 06:25 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 28 2015: SUNRISE 705 AM EST...SUNSET 635 PM EST


FLZ108-011430-
SOUTH WALTON-
816 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      20
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  RAIN
TEMP................43      50      55      55      52
APPARENT TEMP.......37      44      55      55      51
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   NE 13   NE 12   NE 12   NE 12
WIND GUST...........20      20      19      19      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....61
MAX APPARENT TEMP...61
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-011430-
COASTAL BAY-
816 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN
TEMP................45      49      54      54      51
APPARENT TEMP.......39      44      54      54      50
WIND (MPH)..........NE 11   NE 12   NE 12   NE 11   NE 11
WIND GUST...........18      18      18      18      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-011430-
COASTAL GULF-
916 AM EST SAT FEB 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN
TEMP................49      50      55      56      54
APPARENT TEMP.......44      45      55      56      54
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   NE 12   E 12    NE 11   NE 12
WIND GUST...........19      19      18      18      19
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....65
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-011430-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
916 AM EST SAT FEB 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 3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN
TEMP................49      49      54      54      53
APPARENT TEMP.......44      44      54      54      53
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   NE 13   NE 11   NE 11   NE 12
WIND GUST...........22      22      21      21      21
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....66
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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