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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
355 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
WESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH
THE AREA. SURF HEIGHTS WILL BUILD INTO THE 2 TO 3 FEET RANGE FOR
THE PANHANDLE BEACHES...WITH LESSER SURF ALONG THE BIG BEND
BEACHES. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY DECEMBER 16 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 03:45 AM ... HIGH 10:04 AM ... LOW 03:16 PM ... HIGH 09:43 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 06:06 AM ... HIGH 12:09 PM ... LOW 04:23 PM ... HIGH 10:41 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:54 AM ... HIGH 06:07 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 16 2014: SUNRISE 727 AM EST ...  SUNSET 539 PM EST ...


FLZ108-170900-
SOUTH WALTON-
255 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...

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

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 3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    SHWRS   PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................59      67      68      68      60
APPARENT TEMP.......59      67      68      68      60
WIND (MPH)..........W 10    W 11    W 10    W 9     NW 6
WIND GUST...........19      19      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...62
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-170900-
COASTAL BAY-
255 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...

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

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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      0
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   CLEAR
TEMP................57      69      69      68      61
APPARENT TEMP.......57      69      69      68      61
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    W 11    W 11    W 10    NW 6
WIND GUST...........17      17      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-170900-
COASTAL GULF-
355 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...

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

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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      0
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   CLEAR
TEMP................57      69      69      68      62
APPARENT TEMP.......57      69      69      68      62
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    W 11    W 13    W 11    NW 8
WIND GUST...........16      17      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-170900-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
355 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...

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

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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      40      40      0
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    SHWRS   SHWRS   SHWRS   CLEAR
TEMP................53      68      71      69      61
APPARENT TEMP.......53      68      71      69      61
WIND (MPH)..........SW 6    SW 10   W 13    W 11    W 6
WIND GUST...........16      17      17      17      15
SURF HT (FT)........0       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       4       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....63
MAX APPARENT TEMP...64
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$







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