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FZUS52 KTAE 250818
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
318 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 15-20 MPH WILL RESULT IN A
MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH OUR AREA.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:57 AM ... LOW 07:38 AM ... HIGH 01:59 PM ... LOW 07:38 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 02:01 AM ... LOW 09:47 AM ... HIGH 04:23 PM ... LOW 09:33 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:20 AM ... HIGH 09:33 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
FEBRUARY 25 2017: SUNRISE 708 AM EST ...  SUNSET 634 PM EST ...


FLZ108-260830-
SOUTH WALTON-
218 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................61      65      70      71      62
APPARENT TEMP.......61      65      70      71      62
WIND (MPH)..........W 8     NW 11   NW 11   NW 10   NW 8
WIND GUST...........18      20      17      15      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-260830-
COASTAL BAY-
318 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT 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)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................62      66      70      71      63
APPARENT TEMP.......62      66      70      71      63
WIND (MPH)..........W 5     NW 10   NW 10   NW 10   NW 6
WIND GUST...........15      17      17      15      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-260830-
COASTAL GULF-
318 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 /218 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017/

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT 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 (%)...20      20      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................63      69      73      74      65
APPARENT TEMP.......63      69      73      74      65
WIND (MPH)..........W 4     NW 9    NW 10   NW 9    NW 6
WIND GUST...........12      16      17      16      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-260830-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
318 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.TODAY...

THE FORECAST MAY BE UPDATED AROUND 10 AM UPON COORDINATION WITH THE
BEACH PATROLS.

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE
TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DONT 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 (%)...20      20      0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........SHWRS   SHWRS   PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................62      70      75      75      66
APPARENT TEMP.......62      70      75      75      66
WIND (MPH)..........W 4     NW 6    NW 8    NW 8    NW 5
WIND GUST...........10      13      16      16      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...67
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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