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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
342 AM EDT FRI SEP 26 2014


...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY AND SATURDAY ALONG BIG
BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
MODERATE NORTHEASTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY WITH SURF HEIGHTS
EXPECTED TO BE IN THE 1 TO 2 FEET RANGE. THE FLOW WILL VEER TO A
MORE EASTERLY DIRECTION ON SATURDAY WITH THE HIGHEST SURF HEIGHTS
EXPECTED TO BE ALONG THE SAINT GEORGE ISLAND BEACH.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 26 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:33 AM ... LOW 10:02 AM ... HIGH 04:15 PM ... LOW 10:00 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 04:58 AM ... LOW 11:59 AM ... HIGH 06:37 PM ... LOW 11:49 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 07:47 AM ... HIGH 11:39 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 26 2014: SUNRISE 728 AM EDT SUNSET 729 PM EDT


FLZ108-270800-
SOUTH WALTON-
242 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   MOCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................66      72      76      78      78
APPARENT TEMP.......66      72      76      78      78
WIND (MPH)..........NE 6    NE 8    E 6     E 4     NE 5
WIND GUST...........14      14      13      13      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       4       5       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-270800-
COASTAL BAY-
242 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   MOCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................66      72      77      78      78
APPARENT TEMP.......66      72      77      78      78
WIND (MPH)..........NE 6    NE 8    E 8     E 6     NE 4
WIND GUST...........16      15      14      14      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-270800-
COASTAL GULF-
342 AM EDT FRI SEP 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   MOCLDY  PTCLDY  SHWRS
TEMP................67      73      78      80      78
APPARENT TEMP.......67      73      78      82      78
WIND (MPH)..........NE 6    NE 9    E 6     E 4     NE 4
WIND GUST...........17      15      14      14      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........70 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-270800-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
342 AM EDT FRI SEP 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      20
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  SHWRS
TEMP................68      73      78      81      78
APPARENT TEMP.......68      73      78      85      78
WIND (MPH)..........NE 6    NE 9    NE 8    NE 5    NE 4
WIND GUST...........17      17      17      14      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       4


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........70 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$







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