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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1033 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG PANHANDLE BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH TODAY WILL GENERATE
TWO TO THREE FOOT BREAKERS ALONG WEST FACING BEACHES IN THE
FLORIDA PANHANDLE. THIS WILL RESULT IN A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IN
THE PANHANDLE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE FOR MOST LOCATIONS BY
THURSDAY...WITH A MODERATE RISK CONTINUING ONLY AT GULF COUNTY
BEACHES.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 15 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:39 AM ... HIGH 06:17 AM ... LOW 02:32 PM ... HIGH 09:15 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 03:11 AM ... HIGH 08:00 AM ... LOW 04:44 PM ... HIGH 11:47 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 02:24 AM ... LOW 01:58 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
OCTOBER 15 2014: SUNRISE 740 AM EDT SUNSET 706 PM EDT


FLZ108-160300-
SOUTH WALTON-
933 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................61      70      73      74      68
APPARENT TEMP.......61      70      73      74      68
WIND (MPH)..........NW 8    W 10    W 11    W 10    NW 9
WIND GUST...........14      16      16      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-160300-
COASTAL BAY-
933 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        DOUBLE RED (UPDATED 9 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................61      71      74      75      68
APPARENT TEMP.......61      71      74      75      68
WIND (MPH)..........NW 6    W 10    W 11    W 10    W 9
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      17      15
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-160300-
COASTAL GULF-
1033 AM EDT WED OCT 15 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................63      72      75      75      69
APPARENT TEMP.......63      72      75      75      69
WIND (MPH)..........NW 9    W 12    W 14    W 13    W 11
WIND GUST...........17      19      20      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-160300-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1033 AM EDT WED OCT 15 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................61      72      75      76      68
APPARENT TEMP.......61      72      75      76      68
WIND (MPH)..........NW 8    W 11    W 13    W 12    W 10
WIND GUST...........16      19      20      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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