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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
403 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

TODAY AND SATURDAY...WINDS WILL SHIFT ONSHORE IN THE LATE MORNING
OR AFTERNOON AROUND 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHTS SHOULD REACH 1 TO 2 FEET
AT TIMES...WITH SOME LONGER WAVE PERIODS OF 6 TO 7 SECONDS
POSSIBLE AT TIMES. THESE FACTORS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO AN INCREASED
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. BE SURE TO MONITOR THE RIP CURRENT HAZARD AT
THE BEACH WITH THE BEACH FLAG SYSTEM...OR CONSULT THE BEACH
PATROL.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 04 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:06 AM ... HIGH 06:03 AM ... LOW 01:26 PM ... HIGH 07:53 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 01:57 AM ... HIGH 07:44 AM ... LOW 03:58 PM ... HIGH 10:48 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 02:28 AM ... LOW 01:57 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 4 2015: SUNRISE 716 AM EDT SUNSET 757 PM EDT


FLZ108-041600-
SOUTH WALTON-
303 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................78      86      88      89      84
APPARENT TEMP.......78      93      96      97      92
WIND (MPH)..........NW 3    W 5     SW 9    SW 11   W 8
WIND GUST...........8       10      15      15      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....89
MAX APPARENT TEMP...98
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-041600-
COASTAL BAY-
403 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................78      86      89      89      83
APPARENT TEMP.......78      94      97      98      91
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    W 5     SW 9    W 10    W 8
WIND GUST...........8       11      15      15      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....89
MAX APPARENT TEMP...98
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-041600-
COASTAL GULF-
403 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................79      86      88      88      83
APPARENT TEMP.......79      95      98      98      91
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    W 6     W 9     W 10    W 8
WIND GUST...........8       10      13      14      13
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....89
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING WEST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-041600-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
403 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...STAY CALM AND SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...THEN SWIM TOWARDS SHORE.
NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM
SAFETY. ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF THE LOCAL BEACH PATROL AND CONSULT
THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. IF IN DOUBT...DON`T GO OUT.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................78      87      89      89      84
APPARENT TEMP.......78      95      98      98      92
WIND (MPH)..........NW 4    W 5     SW 8    W 9     W 5
WIND GUST...........8       10      14      14      14
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       4       3


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....90
MAX APPARENT TEMP...101
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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