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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
426 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

ONSHORE WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WILL YIELD A SLIGHTLY
ABOVE NORMAL...OR MODERATE...THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS THIS
AFTERNOON.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 19 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:19 AM ... LOW 05:30 AM ... HIGH 11:58 AM ... LOW 06:48 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 02:34 AM ... LOW 07:31 AM ... HIGH 12:36 PM ... LOW 08:38 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 07:25 AM ... LOW 05:17 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 19 2014: SUNRISE 724 AM EDT SUNSET 738 PM EDT


FLZ108-200830-
SOUTH WALTON-
326 AM CDT FRI SEP 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...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................75      83      87      87      81
APPARENT TEMP.......75      88      92      91      85
WIND (MPH)..........NE 4    E 4     SE 4    S 4     SE 4
WIND GUST...........10      10      10      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       2       2       2       2


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...88
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-200830-
COASTAL BAY-
326 AM CDT FRI SEP 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...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................76      83      87      86      81
APPARENT TEMP.......76      88      91      91      85
WIND (MPH)..........E 4     SE 4    S 3     S 3     E 2
WIND GUST...........10      10      9       10      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       3       3       3       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...89
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-200830-
COASTAL GULF-
426 AM EDT FRI SEP 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...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      30      30      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................77      83      85      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......77      89      90      90      84
WIND (MPH)..........E 3     SE 5    SE 5    SE 5    E 3
WIND GUST...........11      12      12      13      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       2       2       2       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....85
MAX APPARENT TEMP...89
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-200830-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
426 AM EDT FRI SEP 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...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      30      30      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................77      83      84      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......77      89      90      91      84
WIND (MPH)..........E 2     SE 4    SE 6    SE 5    E 4
WIND GUST...........11      12      14      14      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       2       2       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....85
MAX APPARENT TEMP...89
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$







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