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FZUS52 KTAE 231456
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1056 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014


...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND BIG BEND BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

MODEST WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL KEEP THE RIP CURRENT THREAT
NEAR NORMAL SUMMERTIME THREAT LEVELS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 23 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 02:06 AM ... LOW 07:27 AM ... HIGH 01:40 PM ... LOW 08:29 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 04:38 AM ... LOW 09:27 AM ... HIGH 02:42 PM ... LOW 10:32 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 09:37 AM ... LOW 07:18 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 23 2014: SUNRISE 709 AM EDT SUNSET 811 PM EDT


FLZ108-241500-
SOUTH WALTON-
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................81      90      96      96      88
APPARENT TEMP.......88      102     108     112     102
WIND (MPH)..........NW 6    NW 4    SW 5    SW 9    W 6
WIND GUST...........14      12      14      15      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       2       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....96
MAX APPARENT TEMP...111
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-241500-
COASTAL BAY-
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      30      30      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................80      90      97      98      89
APPARENT TEMP.......87      102     109     113     101
WIND (MPH)..........NW 5    NW 4    W 6     W 9     W 6
WIND GUST...........13      10      15      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....96
MAX APPARENT TEMP...109
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-241500-
COASTAL GULF-
1056 AM EDT SAT AUG 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................81      89      94      94      87
APPARENT TEMP.......89      103     108     110     101
WIND (MPH)..........NW 5    NW 5    SW 8    W 10    W 8
WIND GUST...........16      14      15      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....94
MAX APPARENT TEMP...109
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-241500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1056 AM EDT SAT AUG 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  PTCLDY
TEMP................78      90      95      96      88
APPARENT TEMP.......79      104     108     111     100
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    NW 4    SW 8    SW 10   W 8
WIND GUST...........13      11      17      18      17
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       1       0
PERIOD (S)..........3       2       2       2       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....95
MAX APPARENT TEMP...110
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$






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