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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
958 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

ONSHORE WINDS WILL INCREASE TO MODERATE LEVELS THIS AFTERNOON...AS
THE SURF INCREASES FROM NEARLY FLAT THIS MORNING...TO ABOUT
2 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. THIS COMBINATION WILL CREATE A MODERATE
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND BIG BEND TODAY...AS WELL AS TUESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MARCH 30 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:30 AM ... HIGH 12:53 PM ... LOW 06:32 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 12:11 AM ... LOW 08:15 AM ... HIGH 02:44 PM ... LOW 08:19 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:48 AM ... HIGH 07:55 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MARCH 30 2015: SUNRISE 729 AM EDT SUNSET 755 PM EDT


FLZ108-311400-
SOUTH WALTON-
958 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................59      70      74      74      72
APPARENT TEMP.......59      70      74      74      72
WIND (MPH)..........SW 6    SW 12   SW 14   SW 12   SW 8
WIND GUST...........15      17      19      20      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-311400-
COASTAL BAY-
958 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.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 (%)...10      10      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................56      70      75      74      72
APPARENT TEMP.......56      70      75      74      72
WIND (MPH)..........S 6     SW 11   SW 14   SW 13   SW 9
WIND GUST...........14      17      18      19      19
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       4


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-311400-
COASTAL GULF-
958 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................54      70      75      74      71
APPARENT TEMP.......54      70      75      74      71
WIND (MPH)..........S 5     SW 10   SW 13   SW 12   SW 9
WIND GUST...........13      15      17      17      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       4


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................WEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-311400-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
958 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................53      69      74      75      71
APPARENT TEMP.......53      69      74      75      71
WIND (MPH)..........SW 5    SW 10   SW 13   SW 12   SW 8
WIND GUST...........14      16      19      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       3       3       3


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....76
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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