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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
953 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015


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


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
NORTHEAST WINDS BLOWING OFFSHORE TODAY WILL CAUSE SURF HEIGHTS TO
GRADUALLY DIMINISH. SOUTHEAST WINDS ON MONDAY WILL BRING 1 TO 2
FOOT SURF BACK TO AREA BEACHES.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY MARCH 01 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:02 AM ... HIGH 12:27 PM ... LOW 05:46 PM ... HIGH 11:49 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 08:00 AM ... HIGH 02:57 PM ... LOW 07:35 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:06 AM ... HIGH 07:24 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MARCH 1 2015: SUNRISE 704 AM EST...SUNSET 636 PM EST


FLZ108-020000-
SOUTH WALTON-
853 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY
TEMP................49      49      56      61      59
APPARENT TEMP.......44      46      56      61      59
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   E 8     E 6     E 4     E 4
WIND GUST...........18      14      13      10      10
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....69
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-020000-
COASTAL BAY-
853 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY
TEMP................49      50      56      61      59
APPARENT TEMP.......44      46      56      61      59
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   E 8     E 6     E 4     E 3
WIND GUST...........20      13      12      10      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       6       6       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....71
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-020000-
COASTAL GULF-
953 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY
TEMP................51      51      57      61      59
APPARENT TEMP.......48      50      57      61      59
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   E 8     E 6     E 4     E 3
WIND GUST...........21      15      13      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....69
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-020000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
953 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY  CLOUDY
TEMP................52      51      57      61      59
APPARENT TEMP.......51      50      57      61      59
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 8    E 5     E 5     NE 4
WIND GUST...........18      17      15      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....71
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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