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FZUS52 KTAE 230701
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
301 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014


...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG FRANKLIN COUNTY
BEACHES TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

BREAKER HEIGHTS AROUND 2 FEET AND A MODERATELY STRONG LONGSHORE
CURRENT UNDER BREEZY NORTHEASTERLY WINDS COULD PRODUCE A SLIGHTLY
ENHANCED RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY OCTOBER 23 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 02:04 AM ... LOW 08:35 AM ... HIGH 02:52 PM ... LOW 08:33 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:16 AM ... LOW 10:40 AM ... HIGH 05:19 PM ... LOW 10:27 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:37 AM ... HIGH 09:57 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
OCTOBER 23 2014: SUNRISE 745 AM EDT SUNSET 658 PM EDT


FLZ108-240730-
SOUTH WALTON-
201 AM CDT THU OCT 23 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 LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

RIP CURRENTS CAN AND SOMETIMES DO OCCUR UNDER THESE CONDITIONS. AREAS
NEAR PIERS OR OTHER COASTAL STRUCTURES ARE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO RIP
CURRENTS. NEVER SWIM ALONE...MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN
THE WATER. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................52      64      72      75      66
APPARENT TEMP.......50      64      72      75      66
WIND (MPH)..........NE 8    NE 10   NE 9    NE 8    NE 3
WIND GUST...........18      18      14      14      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5       6


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-240730-
COASTAL BAY-
201 AM CDT THU OCT 23 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 LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

RIP CURRENTS CAN AND SOMETIMES DO OCCUR UNDER THESE CONDITIONS. AREAS
NEAR PIERS OR OTHER COASTAL STRUCTURES ARE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO RIP
CURRENTS. NEVER SWIM ALONE...MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN
THE WATER. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................51      64      74      76      65
APPARENT TEMP.......50      64      74      76      65
WIND (MPH)..........NE 8    NE 11   NE 10   NE 8    NE 3
WIND GUST...........17      17      15      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       5       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-240730-
COASTAL GULF-
301 AM EDT THU OCT 23 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 LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

RIP CURRENTS CAN AND SOMETIMES DO OCCUR UNDER THESE CONDITIONS. AREAS
NEAR PIERS OR OTHER COASTAL STRUCTURES ARE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO RIP
CURRENTS. NEVER SWIM ALONE...MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS WHERE YOU ARE IN
THE WATER. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................54      66      73      75      64
APPARENT TEMP.......53      66      73      75      64
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 12   NE 10   NE 6    NE 3
WIND GUST...........19      19      16      15      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-240730-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
301 AM EDT THU OCT 23 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................53      67      73      75      65
APPARENT TEMP.......53      67      73      75      65
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 12   NE 10   NE 6    NE 3
WIND GUST...........22      22      20      17      18
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$








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