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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
205 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHERLY WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH WILL CAUSE SURF TO CONTINUE TO
BUILD INTO THE 2 TO 3 FOOT RANGE THIS MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL
ARRIVE DURING THE DAY...SHIFTING THE WINDS TO THE NORTH. SURF WILL
SLOWLY DIMINISH...BUT SHOULD STILL BE 1 TO 2 FEET BY SUNSET. SOME
RIP CURRENT ACTIVITY WILL BE POSSIBLE AT AREA BEACHES TODAY. BE
SURE TO CHECK THE RIP CURRENT RISK AT YOUR LOCAL BEACH. SURF WILL
CONTINUE TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY WITH NORTHERLY WINDS.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY MARCH 05 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 01:40 AM ... LOW 08:03 AM ... HIGH 02:15 PM ... LOW 08:14 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:14 AM ... LOW 10:14 AM ... HIGH 04:12 PM ... LOW 10:15 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 05:58 AM ... HIGH 12:15 PM ... LOW 02:59 PM ... HIGH 10:27 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MARCH 5, 2014: SUNRISE 659 AM EST...SUNSET 639 PM EST.


FLZ108-060000-
SOUTH WALTON-
105 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...60      60      60      60      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................64      66      64      56      51
APPARENT TEMP.......64      66      64      56      49
WIND (MPH)..........S 8     SW 9    NW 10   N 16    N 16
WIND GUST...........14      16      18      24      23
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       4
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....54
MAX APPARENT TEMP...54
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-060000-
COASTAL BAY-
105 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      60      60      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................65      67      68      61      55
APPARENT TEMP.......65      67      68      61      55
WIND (MPH)..........S 8     S 11    W 12    N 12    N 14
WIND GUST...........14      17      18      23      21
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       4
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...54
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-060000-
COASTAL GULF-
205 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      60      60      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................66      68      70      68      61
APPARENT TEMP.......66      68      70      68      61
WIND (MPH)..........S 6     S 10    SW 11   NW 10   N 12
WIND GUST...........15      15      17      18      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       5       6       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....56
MAX APPARENT TEMP...55
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-060000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
205 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      60      60      20
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   RAIN    RAIN    SHWRS
TEMP................65      67      70      70      63
APPARENT TEMP.......65      67      70      70      63
WIND (MPH)..........S 5     S 9     SW 10   W 9     N 10
WIND GUST...........14      15      16      16      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       5       5       6


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....56
MAX APPARENT TEMP...55
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$






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