Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
758 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-180800-
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE...
ST AUGUSTINE...PALM COAST...BRUNSWICK...ST MARYS
758 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT OUTLOOK: MODERATE. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS
WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP
CURRENTS. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL OR AT AN ANGLE TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU FEEL THE CURRENT WEAKENING. ONCE THE CURRENT
WEAKENS...SWIM TOWARD SHORE IN A RELAXED MANNER. IF LIFEGUARDS ARE
VISIBLE...WAVE YOUR ARMS AND YELL FOR HELP.

WIND: VARIABLE TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

SURF: BREAKERS WILL AVERAGE 2 TO 4 FEET DUE TO LONG PERIOD SWELL
ACTIVITY.

WATER TEMPERATURE: MID 80S.

UV INDEX: 8...IN THE VERY HIGH RANGE.

OUTLOOK: A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS ANTICIPATED ON
THURSDAY.

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