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FZUS52 KTAE 111554
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1054 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT WALTON AND BAY COUNTY BEACHES
TODAY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 10 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON
RESULTING IN INCREASING SURF ALONG THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND BIG
BEND BEACHES. SIMILAR WINDS ON FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL
KEEP SURF BOTH DAYS IN THE 2 TO 4 FOOT RANGE...ESPECIALLY ALONG
THE WEST FACING BEACHES.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY FEBRUARY 11 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:33 AM ... LOW 09:51 AM ... HIGH 04:02 PM ... LOW 10:16 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 05:12 AM ... LOW 12:00 PM ... HIGH 06:13 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 07:58 AM ... HIGH 02:33 PM ... LOW 06:05 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 11 2016: SUNRISE 722 AM EST ...  SUNSET 622 PM EST ...


FLZ108-120300-
SOUTH WALTON-
954 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................56      64      66      62
APPARENT TEMP.......56      64      66      62
WIND (MPH)..........SW 11   SW 16   SW 14   SW 11
WIND GUST...........17      20      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....66
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-120300-
COASTAL BAY-
1054 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................56      64      67      61
APPARENT TEMP.......56      64      67      61
WIND (MPH)..........SW 10   SW 16   SW 16   SW 11
WIND GUST...........17      21      21      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....67
MAX APPARENT TEMP...69
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-120300-
COASTAL GULF-
1054 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................55      64      65      61
APPARENT TEMP.......55      64      65      61
WIND (MPH)..........S 8     SW 13   SW 13   SW 10
WIND GUST...........15      19      19      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...69
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-120300-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1054 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          GREEN (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................53      63      65      60
APPARENT TEMP.......53      63      65      60
WIND (MPH)..........S 6     SW 11   SW 12   SW 9
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       3       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....69
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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