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FZUS52 KTAE 241446
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1046 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
STRONGER ONSHORE WINDS IN THE SEA BREEZE CIRCULATION TODAY WILL
RESULT IN A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WITH SURF HEIGHTS UP
TO 2 FEET. ON FRIDAY...ONSHORE WINDS OF 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON
WILL RESULT IN HIGHER SURF OF 2 TO 3 FEET FURTHER INCREASING
THE RIP CURRENT RISK.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY APRIL 24 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 04:59 AM ... HIGH 11:34 AM ... LOW 05:39 PM ... HIGH 11:48 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:12 AM ... HIGH 01:36 PM ... LOW 07:50 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 03:10 AM ... HIGH 07:29 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 24 2014: SUNRISE 701 AM EDT SUNSET 811 PM EDT


FLZ108-251500-
SOUTH WALTON-
946 AM CDT THU APR 24 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................66      73      75      74      70
APPARENT TEMP.......66      73      75      74      70
WIND (MPH)..........W 2     S 5     SW 9    SW 9    SW 6
WIND GUST...........8       13      15      14      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       0       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       2       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS RISING TO 10 TO
                    15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-251500-
COASTAL BAY-
946 AM CDT THU APR 24 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................66      73      76      75      70
APPARENT TEMP.......66      73      77      75      70
WIND (MPH)..........W 3     S 5     SW 10   SW 9    SW 6
WIND GUST...........10      13      16      15      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       2       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-251500-
COASTAL GULF-
1046 AM EDT THU APR 24 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................64      71      73      73      68
APPARENT TEMP.......64      71      73      73      68
WIND (MPH)..........W 1     S 4     SW 9    SW 6    SW 5
WIND GUST...........8       13      14      13      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       2       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...78
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-251500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1046 AM EDT THU APR 24 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................64      73      76      75      70
APPARENT TEMP.......64      73      76      75      70
WIND (MPH)..........SW 1    S 5     S 9     SW 8    SW 6
WIND GUST...........9       13      16      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       0       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       2       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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