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FZUS52 KTAE 211436
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1036 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014


...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG PANHANDLE AND BIG
BEND BEACHES TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

MODEST WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL KEEP THE RIP CURRENT THREAT
NEAR NORMAL SUMMERTIME THREAT LEVELS. MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD BE EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY AUGUST 21 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:57 AM ... LOW 05:42 AM ... HIGH 12:13 PM ... LOW 07:22 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:47 AM ... LOW 07:38 AM ... HIGH 12:42 PM ... LOW 09:19 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 07:57 AM ... LOW 06:34 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 21 2014: SUNRISE 708 AM EDT SUNSET 813 PM EDT


FLZ108-220300-
SOUTH WALTON-
936 AM CDT THU AUG 21 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   TSTRMS  TSTRMS  CLEAR
TEMP................79      86      92      92      88
APPARENT TEMP.......81      96      103     103     98
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    NW 6    SW 5    SW 8    W 6
WIND GUST...........13      13      12      13      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       2       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....95
MAX APPARENT TEMP...108
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-220300-
COASTAL BAY-
936 AM CDT THU AUG 21 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................79      87      94      94      89
APPARENT TEMP.......80      98      105     105     99
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    NW 6    W 6     W 8     W 5
WIND GUST...........13      13      13      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....97
MAX APPARENT TEMP...110
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-220300-
COASTAL GULF-
1036 AM EDT THU AUG 21 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................79      87      92      92      88
APPARENT TEMP.......82      99      103     104     99
WIND (MPH)..........NW 5    NW 8    SW 8    W 8     W 5
WIND GUST...........14      14      13      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....95
MAX APPARENT TEMP...109
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING
                    SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE MORNING.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-220300-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1036 AM EDT THU AUG 21 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................78      87      93      94      88
APPARENT TEMP.......79      98      104     105     98
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    NW 8    SW 6    SW 9    W 6
WIND GUST...........14      14      14      15      14
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       0       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       2       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....96
MAX APPARENT TEMP...110
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING
                    SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE MORNING.
SURF HT.............LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$








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