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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
956 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
LIGHT OFFSHORE WINDS AND LOW SURF WILL KEEP THE RIP CURRENT RISK
LOW TODAY. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO EASTERLY ON FRIDAY BUT SURF HEIGHTS
WILL REMAIN 1 FOOT OR LESS.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY DECEMBER 18 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 05:33 AM ... HIGH 12:03 PM ... LOW 05:11 PM ... HIGH 11:12 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:47 AM ... HIGH 03:02 PM ... LOW 06:37 PM ... HIGH 11:56 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:05 AM ... HIGH 06:58 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 18 2014: SUNRISE 728 AM EST ...  SUNSET 540 PM EST ...


FLZ108-191500-
SOUTH WALTON-
856 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................45      51      62      62      55
APPARENT TEMP.......44      51      62      62      55
WIND (MPH)..........N 3     N 3     NW 2    W 3     NW 2
WIND GUST...........9       9       8       8       8
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....61
MAX APPARENT TEMP...61
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-191500-
COASTAL BAY-
856 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................45      52      62      62      54
APPARENT TEMP.......45      51      62      62      54
WIND (MPH)..........N 2     N 3     NW 3    W 3     NW 1
WIND GUST...........8       9       9       9       8
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...63
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-191500-
COASTAL GULF-
956 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................46      54      62      62      53
APPARENT TEMP.......46      54      62      62      53
WIND (MPH)..........N 2     N 3     NW 3    W 4     NW 2
WIND GUST...........9       9       9       10      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...64
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-191500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
956 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................44      54      63      62      54
APPARENT TEMP.......44      54      63      62      54
WIND (MPH)..........N 3     N 3     NW 3    W 3     NW 2
WIND GUST...........9       9       9       10      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       0       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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