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FZUS52 KTAE 231501
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1101 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

EASTERLY WINDS AROUND 10 MPH TODAY. SURF HEIGHTS UP TO 3 FEET
EXPECTED TODAY AT WALTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY MARCH 23 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 06:10 AM ... HIGH 12:51 PM ... LOW 06:18 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 08:05 AM ... HIGH 03:02 PM ... LOW 08:09 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:57 AM ... HIGH 07:18 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MARCH 23 2017: SUNRISE 737 AM EDT SUNSET 751 PM EDT


FLZ108-240000-
SOUTH WALTON-
1001 AM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

.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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................68      70      73      67
APPARENT TEMP.......68      70      73      67
WIND (MPH)..........E 11    E 9     E 9     E 10
WIND GUST...........16      14      14      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...75
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-240000-
COASTAL BAY-
1101 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................67      72      74      67
APPARENT TEMP.......67      72      74      67
WIND (MPH)..........E 11    E 10    E 10    E 11
WIND GUST...........16      16      16      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...76
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-240000-
COASTAL GULF-
1101 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017 /1001 AM CDT THU MAR 23 2017/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          GREEN (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................68      72      74      68
APPARENT TEMP.......68      72      74      68
WIND (MPH)..........E 13    E 13    E 13    E 13
WIND GUST...........19      19      20      21
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....72
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-240000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1101 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.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. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT
THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE
TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF
TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. 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........MOCLDY  MOCLDY  MOCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................68      71      74      69
APPARENT TEMP.......68      71      74      69
WIND (MPH)..........E 13    E 13    E 14    E 14
WIND GUST...........20      20      23      24
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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