Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
417 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FLZ024-025-033-038-GAZ154-166-190830-
NASSAU-DUVAL-ST JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE...
ST AUGUSTINE...PALM COAST...BRUNSWICK...ST MARYS
417 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK: HIGH. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND
AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS ENHANCE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS. RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE SURF. IF
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL OR AT AN ANGLE TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU FEEL THE CURRENT WEAKENING. ONCE THE CURRENT
WEAKENS...SWIM TOWARD SHORE IN A RELAXED MANNER. IF LIFEGUARDS ARE
VISIBLE...WAVE YOUR ARMS AND YELL FOR HELP.

WIND: NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH...BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

SURF: BREAKERS WILL AVERAGE 6 TO 8 FEET.

WATER TEMPERATURE: MID 60S.

UV INDEX: 4...IN THE MODERATE RANGE.

OUTLOOK: A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY.

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NELSON






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