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FZUS52 KTAE 261405
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1005 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG THE BEACHES
OF THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND SAINT GEORGE ISLAND AS MORE RIP
CURRENT ACTIVITY THAN NORMAL HAS BEEN REPORTED IN THE PAST FEW
DAYS. EXPECT SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH AND SURF HEIGHTS OF
LESS THAN 2 FEET.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY MAY 26 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 06:11 AM ... LOW 11:22 AM ... HIGH 05:04 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 01:33 AM ... HIGH 09:18 AM ... LOW 01:45 PM ... HIGH 06:27 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:54 PM ... LOW 11:38 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 26 2016: SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 832 PM EDT


FLZ108-271415-
SOUTH WALTON-
905 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................70      75      80      82      79
APPARENT TEMP.......70      75      82      86      79
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    SE 9    S 9     S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........11      10      10      10      8
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       3       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-271415-
COASTAL BAY-
1005 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................69      75      80      83      79
APPARENT TEMP.......69      75      81      85      79
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    S 9     S 9     SW 9    SW 5
WIND GUST...........12      10      11      11      8
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       3       3       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...87
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-271415-
COASTAL GULF-
1005 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016 /905 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          GREEN (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF
INLETS...JETTIES...REEFS...AND PIERS...AND CAN SOMETIMES OCCUR
SUDDENLY AND UNEXPECTEDLY. 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................70      75      79      82      78
APPARENT TEMP.......70      75      81      84      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6    SE 9    S 10    S 9     W 4
WIND GUST...........13      14      11      11      7
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-271415-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1005 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................70      74      79      81      78
APPARENT TEMP.......70      74      80      83      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 8    SE 8    S 9     S 8     SW 5
WIND GUST...........14      9       9       10      9
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....82
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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