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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1136 AM EST SUN FEB 22 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY FOR THE PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
ALTHOUGH SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BE LOWER TODAY COMPARED TO
YESTERDAY...SURF HEIGHTS WILL STILL BE ELEVATED ACROSS THE
PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES...AND THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL
REMAIN HIGH FOR TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY FEBRUARY 22 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 04:17 AM ... LOW 10:09 AM ... HIGH 04:12 PM ... LOW 10:55 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:07 AM ... HIGH 06:11 AM ... LOW 12:17 PM ... HIGH 06:06 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 01:13 AM ... LOW 06:06 AM ... HIGH 01:00 PM ... LOW 09:29 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 22 2015: SUNRISE 711 AM EST...SUNSET 631 PM EST


FLZ108-231645-
SOUTH WALTON-
1036 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

.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)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      40      40      30
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................65      66      66      63
APPARENT TEMP.......65      66      66      63
WIND (MPH)..........S 10    S 10    S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........15      15      14      11
SURF HT (FT)........4       4       4       3
PERIOD (S)..........7       7       7       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-231645-
COASTAL BAY-
1036 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

.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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................64      66      66      62
APPARENT TEMP.......64      66      66      62
WIND (MPH)..........SE 10   S 12    S 10    S 4
WIND GUST...........16      17      16      11
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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FLZ114-231645-
COASTAL GULF-
1136 AM EST SUN FEB 22 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 11 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................65      67      67      63
APPARENT TEMP.......65      67      67      63
WIND (MPH)..........SE 8    S 11    S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........15      17      15      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67
MAX APPARENT TEMP...69
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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FLZ115-231645-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1136 AM EST SUN FEB 22 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 11 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................64      66      66      62
APPARENT TEMP.......64      66      66      62
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    S 10    S 8     SE 4
WIND GUST...........14      15      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....69
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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