Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
444 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.SYNOPSIS...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN
PENINSULA AND SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA
WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW AND CHOPPY
WAVES AT ALL AREA BEACHES TODAY. ABUNDANT MOISTURE COMBINED
WITH THE TROUGH WILL SUPPORT WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...WITH SOME EXCESSIVE HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON MONDAY

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FLZ139-142-148-149-022300-
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CEDAR KEY...HUDSON BEACH...
MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK
444 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HEAVY RAINFALL LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
SURF................2 FEET.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...82 DEGREES AT CEDAR KEY.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK... 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 4:11 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 10:00 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:48 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 10:35 PM.

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:41 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:33 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:52 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:00 PM.


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FLZ050-151-155-160-022300-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BRADENTON BEACH...CLEARWATER BEACH...
SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE BEACH...VENICE BEACH
444 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HEAVY RAINFALL LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
WATER CONDITION.....CHOPPY.
WATER TEMPERATURE...82 DEGREES AT CLEARWATER BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK...RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING
                    TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER. THE SURF IS
                    DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:41 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:33 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:52 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:00 PM.

AT VENICE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 7:55 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 1:50 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:22 PM.


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FLZ162-165-022300-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOCA GRANDE...ENGLEWOOD...
FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL ISLAND
444 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS. HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
SURF................2 FEET.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES AT FORT MYERS BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK...RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING
                    TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER. THE SURF IS
                    DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT VENICE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 7:55 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 1:50 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:22 PM.

AT FORT MYERS BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 7:59 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 2:42 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:26 PM.

AT PUNTA GORDA...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:47 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:00 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 4:58 PM.



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