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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
446 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

THE SOMEWHAT EASTERLY FLOW ALONG THE COAST THIS AFTERNOON WILL
INCREASE THE LONGSHORE CURRENT A BIT...HEIGHTENING THE CHANCE FOR
RIP CURRENTS TO A MODERATE LEVEL.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY DECEMBER 20 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:59 AM ... HIGH 01:31 PM ... LOW 06:41 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 12:38 AM ... LOW 09:12 AM ... HIGH 04:41 PM ... LOW 08:29 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:14 AM ... HIGH 08:16 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 20 2014: SUNRISE 730 AM EST ...  SUNSET 541 PM EST ...


FLZ108-211000-
SOUTH WALTON-
346 AM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. PEOPLE SHOULD ENTER THE
WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING IN THE SURF. NEVER
SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS
WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF THE PULL OF THE RIP
CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 3 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................49      53      57      59      56
APPARENT TEMP.......44      53      57      59      56
WIND (MPH)..........NE 12   NE 11   NE 9    NE 9    NE 9
WIND GUST...........18      17      15      15      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....61
MAX APPARENT TEMP...62
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-211000-
COASTAL BAY-
346 AM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. PEOPLE SHOULD ENTER THE
WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING IN THE SURF. NEVER
SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS
WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF THE PULL OF THE RIP
CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 3 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................49      54      62      63      57
APPARENT TEMP.......44      54      62      63      57
WIND (MPH)..........NE 11   NE 11   NE 9    NE 8    NE 8
WIND GUST...........18      17      15      14      15
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....61
MAX APPARENT TEMP...62
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-211000-
COASTAL GULF-
446 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. PEOPLE SHOULD ENTER THE
WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING IN THE SURF. NEVER
SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS
WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF THE PULL OF THE RIP
CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 3 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      30
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY  MOCLDY  RAIN
TEMP................51      56      63      65      60
APPARENT TEMP.......48      56      63      65      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   NE 11   E 10    E 9     NE 9
WIND GUST...........17      17      16      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       0       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...64
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-211000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
446 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY. PEOPLE SHOULD ENTER THE
WATER ONLY IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCED WITH SWIMMING IN THE SURF. NEVER
SWIM ALONE...EVEN EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS...AND MAKE SURE SOMEONE KNOWS
WHERE YOU ARE IN THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORELINE UNTIL YOU ARE OUT OF THE PULL OF THE RIP
CURRENT. ALWAYS CONSULT THE LOCAL BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 3 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      10      10      20
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  RAIN
TEMP................50      56      63      65      60
APPARENT TEMP.......47      56      63      65      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 10   E 10    E 8     NE 8
WIND GUST...........18      18      18      17      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4       3


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....62
MAX APPARENT TEMP...64
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$






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