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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1044 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017


...THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG
WALTON...BAY...AND GULF COUNTY BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

STRONG ONSHORE FLOW TODAY AND TOMORROW WILL INCREASE SURF HEIGHTS,
ESPECIALLY AT WALTON AND BAY COUNTY BEACHES, WHERE THEY COULD BE
AROUND 3 TO 5 FEET. THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY
THERE AND LIKELY WILL BE TOMORROW AS WELL. FURTHER EAST, WINDS AND
SURF HEIGHTS WILL BE LOWER. THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP
CURRENTS ALONG GULF AND FRANKLIN COUNTY TODAY.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY APRIL 26 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:04 AM ... LOW 08:45 AM ... HIGH 02:42 PM ... LOW 09:26 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 05:14 AM ... LOW 10:42 AM ... HIGH 03:56 PM ... LOW 11:20 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 10:19 AM ... LOW 07:27 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 26 2017: SUNRISE 658 AM EDT SUNSET 812 PM EDT


FLZ108-271445-
SOUTH WALTON-
944 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   MOCLDY
TEMP................67      73      75      76      73
APPARENT TEMP.......67      73      75      76      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 8     S 11    S 13    S 12    S 11
WIND GUST...........15      17      18      18      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-271445-
COASTAL BAY-
1044 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

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       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................67      73      76      77      73
APPARENT TEMP.......67      73      76      77      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 6     S 11    S 12    S 11    S 9
WIND GUST...........14      17      18      18      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...87
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-271445-
COASTAL GULF-
1044 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 /944 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

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........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   MOCLDY
TEMP................68      73      76      77      73
APPARENT TEMP.......68      73      76      77      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 6     S 11    S 12    S 10    S 9
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      17      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...90
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-271445-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1044 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................66      74      76      77      74
APPARENT TEMP.......66      74      76      77      74
WIND (MPH)..........S 5     S 10    S 11    S 9     S 8
WIND GUST...........14      16      17      15      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...90
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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