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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
956 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND
BEACHES TODAY THROUGH MONDAY...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT. AHEAD OF
IT...STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL BUILD SURF HEIGHTS AND ALLOW FOR A
HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST AND NORTHWEST FOR
MONDAY WITH CONTINUED ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY FEBRUARY 01 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:59 AM ... HIGH 01:21 PM ... LOW 06:37 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 12:34 AM ... LOW 09:11 AM ... HIGH 04:17 PM ... LOW 08:35 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:18 AM ... HIGH 08:22 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 1 2015: SUNRISE 728 AM EST ...  SUNSET 614 PM EST ...


FLZ108-021500-
SOUTH WALTON-
856 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE RED...
REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      90      90      80
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................50      55      63      65      65
APPARENT TEMP.......47      55      63      65      65
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 14   S 18    S 16    S 14
WIND GUST...........19      22      22      22      21
SURF HT (FT)........4       4       4       5       5
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...57
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-021500-
COASTAL BAY-
856 AM CST SUN FEB 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      60      60      90
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................49      54      63      66      65
APPARENT TEMP.......46      54      63      66      65
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 16   S 19    S 16    S 16
WIND GUST...........20      22      23      21      22
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       4       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....58
MAX APPARENT TEMP...60
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-021500-
COASTAL GULF-
956 AM EST SUN FEB 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      40      40      80
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................51      54      64      66      64
APPARENT TEMP.......48      54      64      66      64
WIND (MPH)..........SE 13   SE 17   SE 18   S 16    S 16
WIND GUST...........20      22      23      21      22
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....61
MAX APPARENT TEMP...62
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-021500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
956 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE RED...
REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

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       30      30      70
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  MOCLDY  SHWRS   SHWRS   TSTRMS
TEMP................49      52      63      65      63
APPARENT TEMP.......45      52      63      65      63
WIND (MPH)..........SE 12   SE 14   SE 17   S 14    S 13
WIND GUST...........20      22      22      21      21
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       4       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...62
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$






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