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FZUS52 KTAE 251522
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1122 AM EDT MON AUG 25 2014


...HIGH RISK TODAY FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES.
MODERATE RISK FOR WALTON BAY AND GULF COUNTY BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

A FAIRLY STRONG BACKDOOR COLD FRONT HAS PUSHED SOUTHEASTWARD
THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING...AND THIS WILL RESULT IN
STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS AT AREA BEACHES TODAY. THIS MEANS OFFSHORE
WINDS AT GULF BAY AND WALTON COUNTY BEACHES...THUS A MODERATE RISK
FOR RIP CURRENTS. WINDS WILL BE PARALLEL TO THE COAST OF FRANKLIN
COUNTY BEACHES INCREASING THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...THUS RED FLAG
CONDITIONS EXIST. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TOMORROW.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY AUGUST 25 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:03 AM ... LOW 08:43 AM ... HIGH 02:47 PM ... LOW 09:19 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 05:13 AM ... LOW 10:45 AM ... HIGH 04:14 PM ... LOW 11:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 11:00 AM ... LOW 07:29 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 25 2014: SUNRISE 710 AM EDT SUNSET 808 PM EDT


FLZ108-261530-
SOUTH WALTON-
1022 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

.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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................83      89      93      86
APPARENT TEMP.......88      93      96      88
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   NE 8    NE 8    NE 10
WIND GUST...........17      15      17      19
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...97
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-261530-
COASTAL BAY-
1022 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

.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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................83      89      92      86
APPARENT TEMP.......87      93      95      87
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 8    NE 8    NE 9
WIND GUST...........17      16      17      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...99
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-261530-
COASTAL GULF-
1122 AM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 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 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................84      89      92      86
APPARENT TEMP.......89      93      94      87
WIND (MPH)..........E 10    NE 6    NE 5    NE 8
WIND GUST...........18      15      16      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       3       3       3


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...99
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-261530-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1122 AM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

.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 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................84      89      93      86
APPARENT TEMP.......89      93      94      87
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   NE 9    NE 10   NE 10
WIND GUST...........21      17      19      21
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       4       4


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...98
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


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