Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
317 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

FLZ033-038-124-125-GAZ154-166-271030-
ST. JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COASTAL GLYNN-
COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PALM VALLEY...FRUIT COVE...
ST. AUGUSTINE...ST. AUGUSTINE SOUTH...PALM COAST...YULEE...
FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE BEACH...BRUNSWICK...ST. SIMONS...
COUNTRY CLUB ESTATES...DOCK JUNCTION...ST. MARYS...KINGSLAND
317 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS DEVELOPING THIS AFTERNOON...

RIP CURRENT RISK: MODERATE. SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS. IF YOU BECOME
CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN CALM...DO NOT
EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR HELP. IF YOU
HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE AND
BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

WIND: NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH THIS MORNING...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

SURF: BREAKERS WILL AVERAGE AROUND 2 FEET THIS MORNING...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

WATER TEMPERATURE: MID 50S.

UV INDEX: 5...IN THE MODERATE RANGE.

OUTLOOK: A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND.

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NELSON



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