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FZUS52 KTAE 251600
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1200 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS THIS MORNING WILL CAUSE THE SURF ALONG
THE FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES TO INCREASE ENOUGH FOR A MODERATE RISK
OF RIP CURRENTS. ELSEWHERE WINDS AND SURF WILL REMAIN LOW...BUT
BASED ON BEACH REPORTS OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS...THERE WILL
CONTINUE TO BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AS WELL.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY MAY 25 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:28 AM ... LOW 10:39 AM ... HIGH 04:24 PM ... LOW 11:37 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:56 AM ... HIGH 08:37 AM ... LOW 12:49 PM ... HIGH 05:39 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:13 PM ... LOW 10:59 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 25 2016: SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 831 PM EDT


FLZ108-261600-
SOUTH WALTON-
1100 AM CDT WED MAY 25 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................75      81      83      79
APPARENT TEMP.......75      82      87      79
WIND (MPH)..........SE 8    S 9     S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........13      14      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........2       3       3       3


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...88
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-261600-
COASTAL BAY-
1200 PM EDT WED MAY 25 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................75      81      84      79
APPARENT TEMP.......75      83      87      80
WIND (MPH)..........SE 9    S 10    S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........14      15      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       3


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...88
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-261600-
COASTAL GULF-
1200 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016 /1100 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          GREEN (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................74      80      83      79
APPARENT TEMP.......74      82      86      79
WIND (MPH)..........SE 10   SE 11   S 9     S 5
WIND GUST...........15      15      14      12
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........2       3       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-261600-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1200 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       10      10      0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................75      81      83      78
APPARENT TEMP.......75      83      86      78
WIND (MPH)..........SE 9    SE 9    S 8     S 4
WIND GUST...........14      15      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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