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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
402 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015


...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG WALTON AND FRANKLIN
COUNTY BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHEASTERLY CONVERGENT FLOW WILL INCREASE SURF HEIGHTS ALONG
FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES TODAY...WHILE SURF HEIGHTS IN THE 2 TO 4
FOOT RANGE ALONG WALTON COUNTY BEACHES WILL COMBINE WITH A STRONG
LONGSHORE CURRENT. THESE INGREDIENTS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE LIFE
THREATENING RIP CURRENTS TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MAY 25 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 01:57 AM ... HIGH 08:53 AM ... LOW 02:19 PM ... HIGH 07:41 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 03:59 AM ... HIGH 10:57 AM ... LOW 05:20 PM ... HIGH 09:44 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 12:29 AM ... HIGH 02:16 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 25 2015: SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 831 PM EDT


FLZ108-260900-
SOUTH WALTON-
402 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...60      60      60      60      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................76      81      83      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......76      86      88      90      84
WIND (MPH)..........SE 9    SE 11   S 12    S 8     SE 3
WIND GUST...........18      18      20      20      13
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       4       4       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       6       6       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....85
MAX APPARENT TEMP...92
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-260900-
COASTAL BAY-
402 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. 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 (%)...50      50      50      50      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................75      82      84      85      81
APPARENT TEMP.......75      87      90      92      85
WIND (MPH)..........SE 10   SE 12   S 11    S 8     S 4
WIND GUST...........17      19      19      19      12
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...92
WIND................SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-260900-
COASTAL GULF-
402 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. 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      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................79      83      84      85      82
APPARENT TEMP.......80      89      91      92      87
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 13   SE 11   S 8     SE 4
WIND GUST...........20      20      19      16      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-260900-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
402 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.

.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      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................80      83      84      85      81
APPARENT TEMP.......82      88      90      91      84
WIND (MPH)..........SE 12   SE 13   SE 12   S 8     SE 4
WIND GUST...........20      19      18      16      10
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....85
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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