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FZUS52 KTAE 041514
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1114 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015


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

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG FLORIDA PANHANDLE
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
WINDS TODAY WILL BE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND
12 MPH AND OCCASIONALLY GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON. THE PERSISTENT
ONSHORE WINDS OF THE PAST SEVERAL DAYS WILL MAINTAIN MORE
FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS THAN ON CALM DAYS.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY JULY 04 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 04:52 AM ... LOW 10:14 AM ... HIGH 04:10 PM ... LOW 11:07 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:33 AM ... HIGH 07:46 AM ... LOW 12:16 PM ... HIGH 05:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:07 PM ... LOW 10:13 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
JULY 4 2015: SUNRISE 640 AM EDT SUNSET 843 PM EDT


FLZ108-051515-
SOUTH WALTON-
1114 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................85      86      86      85
APPARENT TEMP.......94      94      94      93
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    SW 10   SW 11   SW 9
WIND GUST...........14      15      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........8       8       8       7


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...94
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-051515-
COASTAL BAY-
1114 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.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 (%)...20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................86      87      87      85
APPARENT TEMP.......95      96      96      94
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    SW 10   SW 11   SW 8
WIND GUST...........14      15      15      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........8       8       8       7


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........60 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-051515-
COASTAL GULF-
1114 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................86      88      87      85
APPARENT TEMP.......96      97      96      94
WIND (MPH)..........SW 8    SW 9    SW 9    SW 6
WIND GUST...........13      14      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........8       8       8       7


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-051515-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1114 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................87      88      88      86
APPARENT TEMP.......97      98      97      94
WIND (MPH)..........SW 8    SW 10   SW 10   SW 6
WIND GUST...........14      16      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........8       8       8       7


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....88
MAX APPARENT TEMP...97
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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