Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
259 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-181000-
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE...
ST AUGUSTINE...PALM COAST...BRUNSWICK...ST MARYS
259 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK: HIGH. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND
AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS ENHANCE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS. RIP CURRENTS
ARE LIFE-THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE SURF. IF CAUGHT IN A
RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL OR AT AN ANGLE TO SHORE UNTIL YOU FEEL
THE CURRENT WEAKENING. ONCE THE CURRENT WEAKENS...SWIM TOWARD
SHORE IN A RELAXED MANNER. IF LIFEGUARDS ARE VISIBLE...WAVE YOUR
ARMS AND YELL FOR HELP.

WIND: WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON.

SURF: BREAKERS WILL AVERAGE 3 TO 5 FEET.

WATER TEMPERATURE: MID 80S.

UV INDEX: 8...IN THE VERY HIGH RANGE.

OUTLOOK: A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED ON THURSDAY.

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