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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1043 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014


...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY AT FLORIDA
PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
A SOUTHWESTERLY SWELL WILL KEEP BREAKERS IN THE 1 TO 2 FOOT RANGE
AT THE PANHANDLE BEACHES TODAY DESPITE THE MAINLY OFFSHORE FLOW
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...WHICH WILL LIKELY KEEP A MODERATE RISK FOR
RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT. LIGHT WINDS AND NEAR CALM SURF SHOULD
RESULT IN LITTLE TO NO CHANCE FOR RIP CURRENTS AT SAINT GEORGE AND
DOG ISLANDS IN FRANKLIN COUNTY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 30 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 04:59 AM ... LOW 10:48 AM ... HIGH 04:40 PM ... LOW 11:05 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:33 AM ... HIGH 07:04 AM ... LOW 12:55 PM ... HIGH 06:20 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 12:35 PM ... LOW 08:49 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
JULY 30 2014: SUNRISE 655 AM EDT SUNSET 833 PM EDT


FLZ108-311445-
SOUTH WALTON-
943 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................71      78      85      87      83
APPARENT TEMP.......71      78      85      86      84
WIND (MPH)..........N 6     N 5     W 6     W 8     NW 6
WIND GUST...........15      11      13      14      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       2       3


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING WEST EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-311445-
COASTAL BAY-
943 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................70      79      86      88      83
APPARENT TEMP.......70      79      86      87      84
WIND (MPH)..........N 5     N 5     W 9     W 9     NW 6
WIND GUST...........12      11      15      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       3


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING WEST AROUND
                    5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-311445-
COASTAL GULF-
1043 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................71      80      86      87      82
APPARENT TEMP.......71      81      87      88      84
WIND (MPH)..........N 5     N 5     W 10    W 11    W 8
WIND GUST...........13      11      15      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....90
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN VEERING
                    WEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-311445-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1043 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED 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 11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................68      80      88      89      84
APPARENT TEMP.......68      81      88      89      85
WIND (MPH)..........N 5     NW 5    W 8     W 9     W 6
WIND GUST...........13      11      16      18      17
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91
MAX APPARENT TEMP...95
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$







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