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FZUS52 KTAE 280817
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
317 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL TODAY WITH A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS.
THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 02:55 AM ... LOW 09:09 AM ... HIGH 03:19 PM ... LOW 09:30 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 04:35 AM ... LOW 11:15 AM ... HIGH 05:20 PM ... LOW 11:25 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:54 AM ... HIGH 01:10 PM ... LOW 05:04 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 28 2017: SUNRISE 704 AM EST ...  SUNSET 636 PM EST ...


FLZ108-010830-
SOUTH WALTON-
217 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................62      69      74      74      71
APPARENT TEMP.......62      69      74      74      71
WIND (MPH)..........SE 8    SE 10   S 12    S 11    S 8
WIND GUST...........13      14      16      15      11
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...76
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-010830-
COASTAL BAY-
317 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................63      70      76      76      70
APPARENT TEMP.......63      70      76      76      70
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    SE 10   S 13    S 11    S 6
WIND GUST...........12      14      16      15      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-010830-
COASTAL GULF-
317 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017 /217 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017/

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................64      71      76      76      70
APPARENT TEMP.......64      71      76      76      70
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    SE 10   S 11    SE 9    SE 6
WIND GUST...........12      13      14      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-010830-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
317 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................64      72      76      76      71
APPARENT TEMP.......64      72      76      76      71
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    SE 9    S 10    SE 8    SE 4
WIND GUST...........12      13      13      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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