Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
437 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

.SYNOPSIS...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN
PENINSULA AND SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA
WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW AT ALL AREA
BEACHES TODAY. ABUNDANT MOISTURE COMBINED WITH THE TROUGH
WILL SUPPORT NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
TODAY...WITH SOME LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. SIMILAR
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY.

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FLZ139-142-148-149-012230-
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CEDAR KEY...HUDSON BEACH...
MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK
437 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF................2 FEET.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES AT CEDAR KEY.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK... STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT CEDAR KEY...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:36 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:13 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:00 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 9:55 PM.

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:13 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 8:38 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:01 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 10:22 PM.


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FLZ050-151-155-160-012230-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BRADENTON BEACH...CLEARWATER BEACH...
SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE BEACH...VENICE BEACH
437 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF................2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...83 DEGREES AT CLEARWATER BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK...RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING
                    TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER. THE SURF IS
                    DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:13 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 8:38 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 3:01 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 10:22 PM.

AT VENICE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 7:00 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 12:59 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 8:44 PM.


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FLZ162-165-012230-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOCA GRANDE...ENGLEWOOD...
FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL ISLAND
437 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF................2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES AT FORT MYERS BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........EXTREME.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK...RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING
                    TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER. THE SURF IS
                    DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT VENICE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 7:00 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 12:59 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 8:44 PM.

AT FORT MYERS BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 7:04 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 1:51 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 8:48 PM.

AT PUNTA GORDA...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:19 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 10:05 AM.
HIGH TIDE AT 4:07 PM.
LOW TIDE AT 11:49 PM.


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