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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1044 AM EST TUE NOV 18 2014

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG GULF AND FRANKLIN COUNTY
BEACHES TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOME RESIDUAL HIGH SURF...PARTICULARLY ALONG WEST FACING BEACHES
WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS. WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL NO LONGER SUPPORT A MODERATE RISK ON WEDNESDAY WHEN THE
OVERALL RISK SHOULD DROP TO LOW.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY NOVEMBER 18 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 05:19 AM ... HIGH 11:39 AM ... LOW 05:16 PM ... HIGH 11:24 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:28 AM ... HIGH 01:46 PM ... LOW 06:52 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:21 AM ... HIGH 07:15 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
NOVEMBER 18 2014: SUNRISE 706 AM EST ...  SUNSET 539 PM EST ...


FLZ108-190000-
SOUTH WALTON-
944 AM CST TUE NOV 18 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 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................37      44      47      40
APPARENT TEMP.......28      38      41      35
WIND (MPH)..........N 14    N 14    N 12    N 8
WIND GUST...........20      20      18      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       3


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...56
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-190000-
COASTAL BAY-
944 AM CST TUE NOV 18 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 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................37      45      48      41
APPARENT TEMP.......29      39      42      36
WIND (MPH)..........N 13    N 13    N 11    N 6
WIND GUST...........20      20      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...55
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-190000-
COASTAL GULF-
1044 AM EST TUE NOV 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        DOUBLE RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

IN DOUBLE RED FLAG CONDITIONS...THE WATER IS CLOSED. DANGEROUS AND
POTENTIALLY DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED TO OCCUR.

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................39      46      49      43
APPARENT TEMP.......31      40      44      38
WIND (MPH)..........N 16    N 13    N 11    N 6
WIND GUST...........21      20      18      18
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...56
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-190000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1044 AM EST TUE NOV 18 2014

.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 5 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................40      47      49      43
APPARENT TEMP.......31      41      44      38
WIND (MPH)..........N 16    N 13    N 11    N 5
WIND GUST...........21      20      18      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       3       3       3


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....56
MAX APPARENT TEMP...56
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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