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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
350 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

OVER THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS...WINDS WILL SHIFT ONSHORE IN THE LATE
MORNING OR AFTERNOON AROUND 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHTS SHOULD REACH 1 TO
2 FEET AT TIMES...WITH SOME LONGER WAVE PERIODS OF 6 TO 7 SECONDS
ALSO POSSIBLE AT TIMES. THESE FACTORS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO AN
INCREASED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. BE SURE TO MONITOR THE RIP CURRENT
HAZARD AT THE BEACH WITH THE BEACH FLAG SYSTEM...OR CONSULT THE
BEACH PATROL.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 05 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:48 AM ... HIGH 06:48 AM ... LOW 02:47 PM ... HIGH 09:25 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 02:36 AM ... HIGH 08:28 AM ... LOW 05:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 03:27 AM ... LOW 03:18 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 5 2015: SUNRISE 716 AM EDT SUNSET 756 PM EDT


FLZ108-051500-
SOUTH WALTON-
250 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................77      86      90      88      83
APPARENT TEMP.......77      93      98      97      90
WIND (MPH)..........N 4     NW 3    SW 4    SW 6    W 4
WIND GUST...........8       10      10      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...94
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-051500-
COASTAL BAY-
350 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................77      86      89      88      82
APPARENT TEMP.......77      93      98      97      89
WIND (MPH)..........N 4     NW 4    SW 5    SW 6    W 4
WIND GUST...........8       10      11      13      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       3       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-051500-
COASTAL GULF-
350 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................78      85      88      87      82
APPARENT TEMP.......79      93      97      96      89
WIND (MPH)..........N 4     NW 4    SW 6    W 6     NW 4
WIND GUST...........8       7       11      11      7
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-051500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
350 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY.

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................78      86      89      88      82
APPARENT TEMP.......78      94      98      97      89
WIND (MPH)..........N 4     NE 4    SE 5    SW 6    NW 3
WIND GUST...........8       8       10      10      10
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       5       5       6


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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