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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1145 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014


...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG THE BIG BEND
AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IN THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL TRACK TO THE
NORTHEAST INTO NORTHERN FLORIDA TONIGHT. MODERATE TO STRONG WINDS
WITH THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG OUR
FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY APRIL 18 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:09 AM ... LOW 10:24 AM ... HIGH 04:17 PM ... LOW 11:29 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:44 AM ... HIGH 08:09 AM ... LOW 12:19 PM ... HIGH 05:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:17 PM ... LOW 11:07 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 18 2014: SUNRISE 707 AM EDT SUNSET 807 PM EDT


FLZ108-191545-
SOUTH WALTON-
1045 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 10 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 6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     80      80      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................61      62      62      61
APPARENT TEMP.......61      62      62      61
WIND (MPH)..........NE 19   N 19    N 21    N 21
WIND GUST...........25      26      29      29
SURF HT (FT)........6       4       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........8       7       7       7


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-191545-
COASTAL BAY-
1045 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 10 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     80      80      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  SHWRS
TEMP................62      63      63      61
APPARENT TEMP.......62      63      63      61
WIND (MPH)..........N 14    NW 14   NW 18   N 20
WIND GUST...........23      23      27      29
SURF HT (FT)........4       3       3       4
PERIOD (S)..........7       7       7       6


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....72
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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FLZ114-191545-
COASTAL GULF-
1145 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     80      80      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  SHWRS
TEMP................65      66      66      63
APPARENT TEMP.......65      66      66      63
WIND (MPH)..........S 21    SW 21   W 20    NW 18
WIND GUST...........29      29      27      26
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........7       7       7       6


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....71
MAX APPARENT TEMP...72
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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FLZ115-191545-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1145 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 11 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     80      80      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  SHWRS
TEMP................66      67      67      64
APPARENT TEMP.......66      67      67      64
WIND (MPH)..........SE 25   S 23    SW 16   W 11
WIND GUST...........31      31      26      22
SURF HT (FT)........6       6       5       4
PERIOD (S)..........6       7       7       7


.SATURDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....70
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............9 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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