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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG FRANKLIN COUNTY
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH WILL CREATE A HIGH RISK
FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG THE FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES
INCLUDING SAINT GEORGE ISLAND. SURF WILL BE ROUGH WITH 2 TO 4 FOOT
WAVES. EXPECT AN INCREASE CHANCE OF RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY AS
WINDS INCREASE AND TURN MORE SOUTHEASTERLY.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY DECEMBER 03 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:09 AM ... LOW 10:13 AM ... HIGH 04:46 PM ... LOW 10:11 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 04:23 AM ... LOW 12:12 PM ... HIGH 07:49 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 09:24 AM ... HIGH 11:22 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 3 2016: SUNRISE 718 AM EST ...  SUNSET 536 PM EST ...


FLZ108-041500-
SOUTH WALTON-
859 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................52      61      64      66      60
APPARENT TEMP.......51      61      64      66      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   E 13    E 12    E 10    E 10
WIND GUST...........20      18      18      15      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-041500-
COASTAL BAY-
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................50      61      66      67      60
APPARENT TEMP.......48      61      66      67      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   E 13    E 11    E 10    E 9
WIND GUST...........20      20      18      15      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-041500-
COASTAL GULF-
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 /859 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................50      62      67      68      60
APPARENT TEMP.......47      62      67      68      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 13   E 13    E 12    E 11    E 10
WIND GUST...........22      22      20      18      20
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-041500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................50      62      66      67      61
APPARENT TEMP.......48      62      66      67      61
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   E 13    E 12    E 10    E 11
WIND GUST...........24      24      22      20      21
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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