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FZUS52 KTAE 231344
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
944 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH WILL BECOME NORTHWEST
LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT AS A COLD FRONT PASSES ACROSS
THE NORTHERN GULF. SURF HEIGHTS WILL BE BETWEEN 2 AND 3 FEET WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TOMORROW EXPECT GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS AT 15 TO 20 MPH.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY APRIL 23 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:35 AM ... LOW 06:49 AM ... HIGH 01:10 PM ... LOW 07:20 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 01:56 AM ... LOW 08:41 AM ... HIGH 02:45 PM ... LOW 09:17 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 03:57 AM ... HIGH 10:28 AM ... LOW 03:40 PM ... HIGH 10:07 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 23 2017: SUNRISE 701 AM EDT SUNSET 810 PM EDT


FLZ108-241345-
SOUTH WALTON-
844 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      30      30      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................69      72      76      76      71
APPARENT TEMP.......69      72      76      76      71
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    W 10    W 10    W 10    NW 9
WIND GUST...........14      15      16      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       3       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....76
MAX APPARENT TEMP...77
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-241345-
COASTAL BAY-
944 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   PTCLDY
TEMP................69      75      77      77      72
APPARENT TEMP.......69      75      77      77      72
WIND (MPH)..........SW 9    SW 11   W 12    W 11    NW 10
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      17      17
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...76
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-241345-
COASTAL GULF-
944 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017 /844 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      40      40      10
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   MOCLDY
TEMP................69      76      78      77      74
APPARENT TEMP.......69      76      78      77      74
WIND (MPH)..........SW 6    SW 10   SW 12   W 11    W 9
WIND GUST...........14      16      18      18      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       4       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...75
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-241345-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
944 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
                      TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10      10      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................66      76      79      78      73
APPARENT TEMP.......66      76      80      78      73
WIND (MPH)..........SW 5    SW 9    SW 13   SW 12   W 9
WIND GUST...........12      16      20      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       5       3       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....75
MAX APPARENT TEMP...76
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$


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