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FZUS52 KTAE 221539
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1039 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES OF THE
FLORIDA BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE TODAY AND A HIGH RISK ON TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW WILL CREATE HIGHER SURF HEIGHTS AT THE
BEACHES OF THE FLORIDA BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE TODAY AND TUESDAY.
SURF HEIGHTS OF 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY WILL INCREASE TO 2 TO 4 FEET
TUESDAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY DECEMBER 22 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 01:12 AM ... LOW 08:20 AM ... HIGH 02:50 PM ... LOW 08:05 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 02:08 AM ... LOW 10:32 AM ... HIGH 05:58 PM ... LOW 10:00 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 07:37 AM ... HIGH 09:47 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 22 2014: SUNRISE 731 AM EST ...  SUNSET 542 PM EST ...


FLZ108-231545-
SOUTH WALTON-
939 AM CST MON DEC 22 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...80      80      80      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................58      64      65      62
APPARENT TEMP.......58      64      65      62
WIND (MPH)..........E 5     SE 6    SE 6    S 6
WIND GUST...........12      12      12      11
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....70
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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FLZ112-231545-
COASTAL BAY-
939 AM CST MON DEC 22 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...80      80      80      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS  TSTRMS
TEMP................57      65      66      63
APPARENT TEMP.......57      65      66      63
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     SE 5    SE 6    S 5
WIND GUST...........13      12      12      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....71
MAX APPARENT TEMP...72
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-231545-
COASTAL GULF-
1039 AM EST MON DEC 22 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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      60      60      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  RAIN    RAIN    TSTRMS
TEMP................61      68      69      66
APPARENT TEMP.......61      68      69      66
WIND (MPH)..........E 6     SE 6    S 6     S 5
WIND GUST...........13      13      12      12
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....70
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............1 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-231545-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1039 AM EST MON DEC 22 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 5 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      60      60      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTRMS  RAIN    RAIN    TSTRMS
TEMP................60      67      68      65
APPARENT TEMP.......60      67      68      65
WIND (MPH)..........E 5     S 6     S 6     S 5
WIND GUST...........13      12      12      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS HIGH.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....69
MAX APPARENT TEMP...71
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


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