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FZUS52 KTAE 241621
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1221 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
RELATIVELY LIGHT EASTERLY WINDS AND LOW SURF HEIGHTS ARE EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON ALONG AREA BEACHES. THE BEST CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL
BE ALONG AND WEST OF BAY COUNTY BEACHES. HIGHS WILL REACH THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY AUGUST 24 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:28 AM ... HIGH 06:29 AM ... LOW 01:40 PM ... HIGH 08:06 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 02:11 AM ... HIGH 08:15 AM ... LOW 04:19 PM ... HIGH 11:00 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 03:11 AM ... LOW 02:17 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 24 2016: SUNRISE 710 AM EDT SUNSET 809 PM EDT


FLZ108-251200-
SOUTH WALTON-
1121 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND 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. 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      50      50      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................84      88      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......92      99      96      92
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     SE 5    S 2     NE 1
WIND GUST...........12      12      10      7
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...99
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-251200-
COASTAL BAY-
1221 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND 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. 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      50      50      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................84      88      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......92      99      96      91
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     SE 6    SW 3    N 1
WIND GUST...........13      12      10      8
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...99
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-251200-
COASTAL GULF-
1221 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016 /1121 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 12 PM 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................84      88      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......94      99      97      91
WIND (MPH)..........E 9     SE 8    E 3     N 1
WIND GUST...........15      15      12      8
SURF HT (FT)........0       1       1       0
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....90
MAX APPARENT TEMP...98
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-251200-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1221 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 12 PM 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................85      88      88      84
APPARENT TEMP.......96      98      97      91
WIND (MPH)..........E 9     E 9     E 4     E 3
WIND GUST...........16      16      12      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....90
MAX APPARENT TEMP...98
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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