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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
237 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT WALTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTY
BEACHES TODAY...



.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WILL RESULT IN SURF HEIGHTS
AROUND 2 FEET THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND.



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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 01 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:51 AM ... LOW 09:20 AM ... HIGH 03:24 PM ... LOW 10:10 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 06:30 AM ... LOW 11:14 AM ... HIGH 04:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 11:32 AM ... LOW 09:08 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
AUGUST 1 2015: SUNRISE 656 AM EDT SUNSET 832 PM EDT


FLZ108-020200-
SOUTH WALTON-
137 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 1 PM 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 CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...60      60      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................87      88      84
APPARENT TEMP.......97      99      92
WIND (MPH)..........S 5     SW 5    W 3
WIND GUST...........11      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...105
WIND................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-020200-
COASTAL BAY-
237 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 1 PM 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)        1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      70      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................87      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......97      98      92
WIND (MPH)..........SW 5    SW 5    W 5
WIND GUST...........13      13      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...106
WIND................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-020200-
COASTAL GULF-
237 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                      POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 2 PM 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)        2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      70      60
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................85      86      82
APPARENT TEMP.......95      96      90
WIND (MPH)..........SW 10   SW 10   W 9
WIND GUST...........16      17      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....90
MAX APPARENT TEMP...103
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-020200-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
237 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 2 PM 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 CHANGED TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      70      60
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................85      86      82
APPARENT TEMP.......95      96      89
WIND (MPH)..........SW 13   SW 13   W 9
WIND GUST...........21      21      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...103
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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