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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014


...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES OF THE
FLORIDA BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE TODAY...AND FOR JUST WALTON COUNTY
ON SATURDAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WHILE SURF HEIGHTS WILL GRADUALLY BE ON THE DECREASE TODAY...MANY
BREAKERS OF 2 FEET WITH A FEW 3 FOOT SETS WILL STILL IMPACT OUR
AREA BEACHES TODAY...MAKING FOR MODERATE RISK CONDITIONS. BY
SATURDAY...THE WEAKER EASTERLY FLOW IS LIKELY TO ONLY IMPACT
WALTON COUNTY WITH 2 FOOT SURF HEIGHTS....WHILE THE OTHER BEACHES
IN THE REGION GENERALLY REMAIN BELOW 1 FOOT.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 26 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 04:20 AM ... LOW 11:02 AM ... HIGH 05:24 PM ... LOW 11:25 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:40 AM ... HIGH 05:48 AM ... LOW 01:12 PM ... HIGH 08:01 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:00 AM ... LOW 09:43 AM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 26 2014: SUNRISE 732 AM EST ...  SUNSET 544 PM EST ...


FLZ108-270900-
SOUTH WALTON-
313 AM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................39      51      59      62      56
APPARENT TEMP.......35      49      59      62      56
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     E 6     E 6     E 5     E 5
WIND GUST...........14      14      12      12      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       5       5


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....65.
MAX APPARENT TEMP...64.
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-270900-
COASTAL BAY-
313 AM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................39      51      61      63      56
APPARENT TEMP.......35      50      61      63      56
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     E 6     E 5     E 4     E 4
WIND GUST...........14      14      11      11      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67.
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66.
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-270900-
COASTAL GULF-
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................41      53      61      63      56
APPARENT TEMP.......36      53      61      63      56
WIND (MPH)..........E 8     E 8     E 6     E 5     E 4
WIND GUST...........15      15      13      12      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........7       6       6       6       6


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68.
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67.
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-270900-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
413 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................40      54      60      63      56
APPARENT TEMP.......35      54      60      63      56
WIND (MPH)..........E 8     E 8     E 6     E 4     NE 3
WIND GUST...........15      15      13      12      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       4       4       4


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67.
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67.
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

GOULD




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