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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
359 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
MODEST SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL KEEP THE RIP CURRENT THREAT
NEAR NORMAL SUMMERTIME THREAT LEVELS. MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD BE EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY AUGUST 19 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 02:39 AM ... HIGH 09:16 AM ... LOW 05:37 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 02:17 AM ... LOW 04:30 AM ... HIGH 10:22 AM ... LOW 07:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 05:50 AM ... LOW 05:25 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 19 2014: SUNRISE 707 AM EDT SUNSET 815 PM EDT


FLZ108-200800-
SOUTH WALTON-
259 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 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 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................79      87      91      92      85
APPARENT TEMP.......82      97      101     102     94
WIND (MPH)..........W 8     SW 10   SW 12   SW 12   SW 11
WIND GUST...........15      16      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...105
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-200800-
COASTAL BAY-
259 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................79      89      92      94      85
APPARENT TEMP.......82      99      102     104     94
WIND (MPH)..........W 6     W 10    SW 12   SW 12   SW 10
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      17      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....93
MAX APPARENT TEMP...106
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-200800-
COASTAL GULF-
359 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................79      88      90      91      85
APPARENT TEMP.......82      97      100     101     94
WIND (MPH)..........W 8     W 11    W 13    W 12    W 11
WIND GUST...........17      18      18      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...106
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-200800-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
359 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................78      88      91      93      87
APPARENT TEMP.......79      96      99      101     94
WIND (MPH)..........W 8     W 11    SW 12   W 12    W 11
WIND GUST...........16      17      17      17      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....94
MAX APPARENT TEMP...106
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


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