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FZUS52 KTAE 021426
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1026 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016


...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG BAY AND WALTON COUNTY
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHERLY FLOW AROUND 12 MPH WILL YIELD SURF OF 2 TO 4 FEET ALONG
THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES. EXPECT HIGH RISK FOR
RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG BAY AND WALTON COUNTY BEACHES. WINDS
WILL SHIFT TO SOUTHWESTERLY ON TUESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MAY 02 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 05:13 AM ... HIGH 11:50 AM ... LOW 05:55 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:07 AM ... HIGH 01:35 PM ... LOW 08:04 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 02:59 AM ... HIGH 11:05 AM ... LOW 02:17 PM ... HIGH 07:49 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 2 2016: SUNRISE 653 AM EDT SUNSET 816 PM EDT


FLZ108-031430-
SOUTH WALTON-
926 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................71      79      81      81      76
APPARENT TEMP.......71      80      85      84      76
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 8     S 11    SW 9    SW 5
WIND GUST...........11      14      15      15      12
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-031430-
COASTAL BAY-
1026 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................70      79      82      82      76
APPARENT TEMP.......70      81      86      86      76
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 9     S 12    SW 11   SW 6
WIND GUST...........11      15      16      16      13
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...84
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-031430-
COASTAL GULF-
1026 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016 /926 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................71      80      81      81      77
APPARENT TEMP.......71      82      85      85      77
WIND (MPH)..........SE 5    S 9     S 10    S 10    SW 5
WIND GUST...........11      14      16      15      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-031430-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1026 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................72      80      82      80      77
APPARENT TEMP.......72      83      86      84      77
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    SE 8    S 10    S 10    SW 5
WIND GUST...........11      13      16      16      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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