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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
956 AM EDT MON OCT 13 2014


...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FOR BAY...WALTON AND FRANKLIN
COUNTIES...
...SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS AREA WATERS TUESDAY AND TUESDAY
NIGHT. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN AHEAD THE FRONT TO BUILD
SURF HEIGHTS FROM 3 TO 5 FEET IN BAY COUNTY AND 5 TO 7 FEET IN
WALTON COUNTY BY LATE TONIGHT. THE INCREASING SURF TODAY WILL
RESULT IN A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WHICH WILL CONTINUE INTO
TUESDAY. THUNDERSTORMS AHEAD OF THE FRONT COULD BE STRONG TO
SEVERE FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 13 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 04:52 AM ... LOW 12:21 PM ... HIGH 06:52 PM ... LOW 11:47 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 01:06 AM ... HIGH 06:18 AM ... LOW 02:35 PM ... HIGH 09:48 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:47 AM ... LOW 12:11 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
OCTOBER 13 2014: SUNRISE 738 AM EDT SUNSET 709 PM EDT


FLZ108-141400-
SOUTH WALTON-
856 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 8 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      50      50      70
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................71      79      83      84      78
APPARENT TEMP.......71      80      89      90      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 14   SE 14   SE 14   SE 14
WIND GUST...........20      22      23      23      23
SURF HT (FT)........2       4       4       5       5
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............5 TO 8 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-141400-
COASTAL BAY-
856 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 8 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      50      50      60
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................71      80      85      87      78
APPARENT TEMP.......71      84      90      92      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 14   SE 14   SE 12   SE 10
WIND GUST...........18      22      22      22      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3       4
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............4 TO 7 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-141400-
COASTAL GULF-
956 AM EDT MON OCT 13 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      40      40      60
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................72      79      84      85      78
APPARENT TEMP.......72      82      90      91      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 12   SE 16   SE 16   SE 12   SE 11
WIND GUST...........20      21      21      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....82
MAX APPARENT TEMP...84
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-141400-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
956 AM EDT MON OCT 13 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      30      30      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................72      79      84      85      79
APPARENT TEMP.......72      81      89      90      80
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 14   SE 14   SE 11   SE 9
WIND GUST...........20      21      21      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....82
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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