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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
326 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY FOR WALTON COUNTY
BEACHES AND POINTS WEST ALONG THE PANHANDLE...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE SURF HEIGHTS TO 3
TO 4 FEET TODAY ALONG THE WALTON COUNTY COASTLINE GENERATING A
HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THERE. THE RISK WILL BE SLIGHT LOWER
FURTHER TO THE EAST. THESE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST INTO
TUESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY MAY 24 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 01:07 AM ... HIGH 07:51 AM ... LOW 12:58 PM ... HIGH 06:26 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 03:14 AM ... HIGH 10:22 AM ... LOW 04:03 PM ... HIGH 08:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 12:14 AM ... HIGH 01:59 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 24 2015: SUNRISE 639 AM EDT SUNSET 830 PM EDT


FLZ108-250800-
SOUTH WALTON-
326 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................74      81      85      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......74      85      90      90      84
WIND (MPH)..........E 11    SE 12   SE 12   SE 11   SE 8
WIND GUST...........19      18      17      15      15
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...94
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-250800-
COASTAL BAY-
326 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. 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 (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................74      82      86      86      80
APPARENT TEMP.......74      86      92      92      84
WIND (MPH)..........E 11    SE 12   SE 11   SE 11   SE 6
WIND GUST...........20      19      17      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-250800-
COASTAL GULF-
326 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................77      82      85      86      81
APPARENT TEMP.......77      87      91      91      85
WIND (MPH)..........E 12    SE 13   SE 12   SE 10   SE 6
WIND GUST...........20      19      18      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-250800-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
326 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................78      81      84      85      81
APPARENT TEMP.......78      86      90      90      83
WIND (MPH)..........E 12    SE 12   SE 11   SE 9    SE 5
WIND GUST...........20      19      18      15      15
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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