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FZUS52 KTAE 291528
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1128 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016


...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT GULF COUNTY BEACHES TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

OFFSHORE WINDS AROUND 10 MPH OR LESS WILL PREVAIL TODAY AND
TOMORROW WITH THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 29 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 01:55 AM ... LOW 07:51 AM ... HIGH 02:05 PM ... LOW 08:23 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:56 AM ... LOW 09:58 AM ... HIGH 03:51 PM ... LOW 10:31 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 03:30 AM ... HIGH 10:41 AM ... LOW 05:32 PM ... HIGH 10:46 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 29 2016: SUNRISE 730 AM EDT SUNSET 725 PM EDT


FLZ108-301530-
SOUTH WALTON-
1028 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND 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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................80      85      85      78
APPARENT TEMP.......81      85      86      78
WIND (MPH)..........NW 5    W 8     W 9     NW 9
WIND GUST...........8       13      14      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
                    THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...81
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BACKING WEST EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-301530-
COASTAL BAY-
1128 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND 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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................81      85      85      79
APPARENT TEMP.......83      86      86      80
WIND (MPH)..........NW 5    W 8     W 10    W 9
WIND GUST...........9       13      15      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
                    THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...81
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BACKING WEST EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-301530-
COASTAL GULF-
1128 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016 /1028 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................82      85      85      79
APPARENT TEMP.......85      89      88      80
WIND (MPH)..........NW 6    W 9     W 10    W 8
WIND GUST...........9       13      15      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-301530-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1128 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          GREEN (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF
INLETS...JETTIES...REEFS...AND PIERS...AND CAN SOMETIMES OCCUR
SUDDENLY AND UNEXPECTEDLY. 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................82      86      86      78
APPARENT TEMP.......86      89      89      78
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     W 8     W 10    W 8
WIND GUST...........9       13      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
                    THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH BACKING WEST LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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