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FZUS52 KTAE 231442
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1042 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014


...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS AT FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND BIG BEND BEACHES TODAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
BREAKER HEIGHTS AROUND 2 FEET AND A MODERATELY STRONG ALONG SHORE
CURRENT UNDER BREEZY NORTHEASTERLY WINDS COULD PRODUCE A SLIGHTLY
ENHANCED RIP CURRENT THREAT ALONG FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES TODAY.



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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY OCTOBER 23 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 02:04 AM ... LOW 08:35 AM ... HIGH 02:52 PM ... LOW 08:33 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:16 AM ... LOW 10:40 AM ... HIGH 05:19 PM ... LOW 10:27 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:37 AM ... HIGH 09:57 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
OCTOBER 23 2014: SUNRISE 745 AM EDT SUNSET 658 PM EDT


FLZ108-241445-
SOUTH WALTON-
942 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................51      66      72      73      66
APPARENT TEMP.......50      66      72      73      66
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    NE 9    NE 9    NE 8    NE 3
WIND GUST...........18      18      14      14      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5       6


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-241445-
COASTAL BAY-
942 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................50      66      72      74      66
APPARENT TEMP.......50      66      72      74      66
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    NE 8    NE 10   NE 8    NE 3
WIND GUST...........17      17      15      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       5       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-241445-
COASTAL GULF-
1042 AM EDT THU OCT 23 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................52      67      72      74      66
APPARENT TEMP.......52      67      72      74      66
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    NE 9    NE 10   NE 6    NE 3
WIND GUST...........19      19      16      15      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....77
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-241445-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1042 AM EDT THU OCT 23 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................52      68      72      74      66
APPARENT TEMP.......51      68      72      74      66
WIND (MPH)..........NE 5    NE 9    NE 10   NE 6    NE 3
WIND GUST...........22      22      20      17      18
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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