Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
416 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ATLANTIC EAST
OF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE EAST
TO SOUTHEAST WIND FLOW OVER THE REGION TODAY. AMPLE MOISTURE
COMBINED WITH DAYTIME HEATING WILL LEAD TO SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AT AREA BEACHES DURING
THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS. SOME LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES
WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORMS TODAY. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED ON MEMORIAL DAY. IF YOU PLAN TO VISIT THE BEACH
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY IF LIGHTNING IS OBSERVED OR
THUNDER IS HEARD.

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FLZ139-142-148-149-242330-
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CEDAR KEY...HUDSON BEACH...
MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK
416 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
SURF................1 FOOT.
WATER CONDITION.....A LIGHT CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...83 DEGREES AT CEDAR KEY.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT CEDAR KEY...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 12:54 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 6:36 PM.

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 9:09 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM.


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FLZ050-151-155-160-242330-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BRADENTON BEACH...CLEARWATER BEACH...
SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE BEACH...VENICE BEACH
416 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS
                    AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
SURF................1 FOOT.
WATER CONDITION.....A LIGHT CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...85 DEGREES AT CLEARWATER BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 9:09 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM.

AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:20 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 4:29 PM.


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FLZ162-165-242330-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOCA GRANDE...ENGLEWOOD...
FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL ISLAND
416 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
SURF................1 FOOT.
WATER CONDITION.....A LIGHT CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...85 DEGREES AT FORT MYERS BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:20 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 4:29 PM.


AT FORT MYERS BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:59 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:24 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 5:21 PM.

AT PUNTA GORDA...

HIGH TIDE AT 10:15 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 2:25 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 7:37 PM.


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