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FZUS52 KTAE 021549
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1049 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015


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


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

LIGHT TO CALM WINDS OVER MUCH OF THE NORTHEAST GULF AND FLORIDA
PANHANDLE WILL KEEP WAVE AND SURF ACTION MORE SUPPRESSED TODAY
WITH SURF HEIGHTS AROUND 1 FOOT. BE SURE TO CHECK THE RIP CURRENT
RISK AT YOUR LOCAL BEACH. SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE ON
TUESDAY...LEADING TO A SLIGHT INCREASE IN THE SURF AT AREA BEACHES
TO 1 TO 2 FEET.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MARCH 02 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:40 AM ... HIGH 12:57 PM ... LOW 06:30 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 12:36 AM ... LOW 08:43 AM ... HIGH 03:21 PM ... LOW 08:24 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:32 AM ... HIGH 08:15 PM.

UNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MARCH 2 2015: SUNRISE 702 AM EST...SUNSET 636 PM EST


FLZ108-030000-
SOUTH WALTON-
949 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

.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)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY
TEMP................61      69      70      66
APPARENT TEMP.......61      69      70      66
WIND (MPH)..........E 3     S 4     S 4     S 2
WIND GUST...........8       9       8       6
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....70
MAX APPARENT TEMP...72
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-030000-
COASTAL BAY-
949 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

.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)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    MOCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................62      69      71      66
APPARENT TEMP.......62      69      71      66
WIND (MPH)..........SE 3    S 4     S 4     S 2
WIND GUST...........9       9       8       6
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....72
MAX APPARENT TEMP...75
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-030000-
COASTAL GULF-
1049 AM EST MON MAR 2 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    MOCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................63      68      70      65
APPARENT TEMP.......63      68      70      65
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 5     S 4     S 2
WIND GUST...........10      9       9       7
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....72
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-030000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1049 AM EST MON MAR 2 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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    MOCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................63      69      70      66
APPARENT TEMP.......63      69      70      66
WIND (MPH)..........E 4     S 4     S 4     S 2
WIND GUST...........10      9       9       7
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....72
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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