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FZUS52 KTAE 041349
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
949 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015


...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY AT FRANKLIN AND GULF COUNTY
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE
OF DAYS AS CONDITIONS RETURN TO A TYPICAL SUMMERTIME PATTERN
DOMINATED BY THE SEA BREEZE NEAR THE COAST. SURF HEIGHTS OF 1 TO 2
FEET ARE EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY AUGUST 04 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:32 AM ... LOW 11:42 AM ... HIGH 05:50 PM ... LOW 11:59 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 1:23 AM ... HIGH 07:41 AM ... LOW 1:56 PM ... HIGH 07:40 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 02:08 PM ... LOW 08:50 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 4 2015: SUNRISE 657 AM EDT SUNSET 830 PM EDT


FLZ108-051400-
SOUTH WALTON-
849 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE 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. 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      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................80      87      90      88      86
APPARENT TEMP.......83      97      99      98      97
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     SW 8    SW 10   SW 11   SW 10
WIND GUST...........12      13      15      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...104
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-051400-
COASTAL BAY-
949 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE 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. 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 (%)...40      40      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................81      87      89      88      86
APPARENT TEMP.......86      98      99      98      97
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     W 9     SW 10   SW 11   SW 10
WIND GUST...........13      14      16      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       4       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....89
MAX APPARENT TEMP...104
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-051400-
COASTAL GULF-
949 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................82      87      87      87      84
APPARENT TEMP.......89      99      97      98      94
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     W 9     SW 11   SW 12   SW 9
WIND GUST...........13      15      17      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-051400-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
949 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.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)        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................80      87      88      87      85
APPARENT TEMP.......84      99      99      98      94
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     SW 9    SW 12   SW 13   SW 10
WIND GUST...........13      15      19      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       3       4       4


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....89
MAX APPARENT TEMP...101
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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