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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1150 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SURF HEIGHTS WILL BE AROUND 2 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...WITH 3 FOOT
SURF POSSIBLE AT BEACHES IN WALTON COUNTY AND WESTERN BAY COUNTY.
WAVE PERIODS WILL ALSO BE INCREASING THROUGH THE DAY. THE
COMBINATION OF THESE FACTORS COULD CREATE A MORE ACTIVE DAY FOR
RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES. MONITOR THE LOCAL RIP CURRENT RISK
BY CHECKING WITH THE FLAG SYSTEM OR BEACH PATROLS.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 30 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:05 AM ... LOW 11:39 AM ... HIGH 05:49 PM ... LOW 11:34 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:43 AM ... HIGH 06:47 AM ... LOW 01:40 PM ... HIGH 08:16 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 01:24 AM ... LOW 09:57 AM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 30 2014: SUNRISE 713 AM EDT SUNSET 803 PM EDT


FLZ108-311600-
SOUTH WALTON-
1050 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................87      88      89      85
APPARENT TEMP.......99      101     102     96
WIND (MPH)..........SE 9    S 10    S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........14      15      15      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       6


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-311600-
COASTAL BAY-
1050 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................87      89      90      85
APPARENT TEMP.......100     101     102     96
WIND (MPH)..........S 8     S 9     SW 9    S 5
WIND GUST...........14      15      15      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       6


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....93
MAX APPARENT TEMP...103
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-311600-
COASTAL GULF-
1150 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................88      90      89      85
APPARENT TEMP.......100     102     101     96
WIND (MPH)..........S 9     S 9     S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........15      15      15      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-311600-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1150 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................87      89      90      85
APPARENT TEMP.......100     101     102     95
WIND (MPH)..........SE 8    S 9     S 8     S 4
WIND GUST...........14      14      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


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