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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
940 AM EST MON FEB 23 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
OFFSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL TODAY WITH SURF HEIGHTS IN THE 1 TO 3
FEET RANGE. ON TUESDAY...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY WITH SURF
OF 1 TO 2 FEET.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY FEBRUARY 23 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:09 AM ... LOW 10:40 AM ... HIGH 04:42 PM ... LOW 11:50 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 01:04 AM ... HIGH 07:18 AM ... LOW 12:46 PM ... HIGH 06:35 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 01:30 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DATA UNAVAILABLE


FLZ108-241445-
SOUTH WALTON-
840 AM CST MON FEB 23 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 (%)...40      40      30      30      50
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................60      56      58      59      57
APPARENT TEMP.......60      56      58      59      57
WIND (MPH)..........NW 8    N 12    N 11    N 12    N 12
WIND GUST...........20      20      17      19      20
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....53
MAX APPARENT TEMP...54
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-241445-
COASTAL BAY-
840 AM CST MON FEB 23 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 (%)...40      40      30      30      50
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................63      61      62      62      58
APPARENT TEMP.......63      61      62      62      58
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    N 11    N 10    N 11    N 10
WIND GUST...........18      17      16      17      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....54
MAX APPARENT TEMP...55
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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FLZ114-241445-
COASTAL GULF-
940 AM EST MON FEB 23 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 9 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................64      65      65      65      62
APPARENT TEMP.......64      65      65      65      62
WIND (MPH)..........SW 3    N 8     N 9     N 9     N 10
WIND GUST...........9       15      15      16      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....56
MAX APPARENT TEMP...57
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-241445-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
940 AM EST MON FEB 23 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................64      65      66      66      62
APPARENT TEMP.......64      65      66      66      62
WIND (MPH)..........S 4     NW 6    N 8     N 8     N 9
WIND GUST...........11      13      13      13      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....57
MAX APPARENT TEMP...57
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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