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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
412 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG FLORIDA PANHANDLE
BEACHES...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW TO AROUND 15 MPH TODAY AND BUILDING SURF
TO AROUND 3 FEET WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR STRONGER AND
MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ADDITIONALLY...STRONG AND SHIFTING
WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS COULD TEMPORARILY LEAD TO STRONGER RIP
CURRENTS LATER THIS MORNING OR EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. SURF SHOULD
REMAIN ELEVATED INTO MONDAY WITH A CONTINUING RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY APRIL 19 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:34 AM ... LOW 09:09 AM ... HIGH 03:06 PM ... LOW 09:56 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 05:50 AM ... LOW 11:11 AM ... HIGH 04:18 PM ... LOW 11:54 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 10:43 AM ... LOW 08:29 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 19 2015: SUNRISE 706 AM EDT SUNSET 807 PM EDT


FLZ108-200815-
SOUTH WALTON-
412 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     100     100     100     20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................71      74      77      79      73
APPARENT TEMP.......71      74      77      81      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 13    S 13    S 14    SW 13   S 11
WIND GUST...........21      18      20      20      15
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-200815-
COASTAL BAY-
412 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     100     100     100     20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................72      74      77      79      73
APPARENT TEMP.......72      74      77      80      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 12    S 14    SW 16   SW 13   S 11
WIND GUST...........21      21      21      21      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...84
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-200815-
COASTAL GULF-
412 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...100     100     100     100     20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      76      77      79      74
APPARENT TEMP.......74      76      77      79      74
WIND (MPH)..........S 12    S 13    SW 13   SW 12   SW 11
WIND GUST...........22      21      20      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-200815-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
412 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 (%)...100     100     100     100     20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      76      78      79      73
APPARENT TEMP.......74      76      78      81      73
WIND (MPH)..........S 12    S 13    SW 13   SW 12   SW 11
WIND GUST...........22      21      20      20      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....82
MAX APPARENT TEMP...87
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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