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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
315 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015


...ELEVATED SURF AND SOME RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG FLORIDA
PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SURF HEIGHTS AROUND 3 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE BEACHES AND
ONSHORE WINDS AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH WILL MAINTAIN A RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS THROUGH THE DAY. OCCASIONAL RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED AND
YOU SHOULD CHECK THE RISK AT YOUR LOCAL BEACH WITH THE BEACH
PATROL OR THE BEACH FLAG SYSTEM. SURF HEIGHTS WILL DIMINISH
SLIGHTLY ON MONDAY...BUT SHOULD STILL BE IN THE 1 TO 2 FOOT RANGE.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY APRIL 24 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:56 AM ... HIGH 07:35 AM ... LOW 12:06 PM ... HIGH 05:47 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 03:10 AM ... HIGH 10:30 AM ... LOW 02:57 PM ... HIGH 07:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 12:50 AM ... HIGH 02:11 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 24 2015: SUNRISE 701 AM EDT SUNSET 811 PM EDT


FLZ108-261600-
SOUTH WALTON-
315 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      20      20      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................72      79      82      83      77
APPARENT TEMP.......72      79      85      87      77
WIND (MPH)..........W 6     SW 9    SW 12   SW 13   W 9
WIND GUST...........11      14      17      18      15
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...84
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-261600-
COASTAL BAY-
315 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................72      79      83      84      77
APPARENT TEMP.......72      79      87      90      77
WIND (MPH)..........W 8     SW 11   SW 13   SW 14   SW 11
WIND GUST...........13      17      20      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
                    UP TO 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-261600-
COASTAL GULF-
315 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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 (%)...40      40      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      79      81      83      78
APPARENT TEMP.......74      80      85      89      78
WIND (MPH)..........W 9     W 12    W 13    W 14    SW 11
WIND GUST...........14      17      20      20      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN VEERING
                    SOUTH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-261600-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
315 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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 (%)...40      40      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      80      83      85      79
APPARENT TEMP.......74      84      88      90      80
WIND (MPH)..........W 9     W 11    W 14    W 16    W 10
WIND GUST...........15      17      22      22      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN VEERING
                    SOUTH UP TO 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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