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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1055 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND
BIG BEND BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

STRONG SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW OF 15 TO 20 MPH IS EXPECTED TODAY ALONG
THE BEACHES. SURF HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE TO NEAR 4 FEET AT TIMES
LATE THIS AFTERNOON RESULTING IN A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK. WINDS
WILL BE A LITTLE STRONGER ON WEDNESDAY AND SURF WILL APPROACH 6
FEET WEST OF CAPE SAN BLAS AS WELL.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MAY 22 2017...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:11 AM ... LOW 06:01 AM ... HIGH 12:20 PM ... LOW 06:55 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 01:57 AM ... LOW 07:41 AM ... HIGH 01:35 PM ... LOW 08:59 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 12:58 AM ... HIGH 09:08 AM ... LOW 04:53 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 22 2017: SUNRISE 639 AM EDT SUNSET 829 PM EDT


FLZ108-241500-
SOUTH WALTON-
955 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...90      90      90      90      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................77      79      79      80      77
APPARENT TEMP.......77      80      79      83      77
WIND (MPH)..........S 13    SW 17   SW 17   SW 14   SW 13
WIND GUST...........21      22      22      21      19
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       4       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       6       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........80 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-241500-
COASTAL BAY-
1055 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...80      80      90      90      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................76      79      79      79      77
APPARENT TEMP.......76      80      80      82      77
WIND (MPH)..........S 14    SW 18   SW 17   SW 14   SW 13
WIND GUST...........22      24      24      21      21
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       5       5       4
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....78
MAX APPARENT TEMP...79
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............4 TO 7 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-241500-
COASTAL GULF-
1055 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017 /955 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017/

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      70      90      90      40
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................77      80      80      80      77
APPARENT TEMP.......77      85      85      84      77
WIND (MPH)..........SW 14   SW 18   SW 17   SW 16   SW 14
WIND GUST...........21      23      22      22      21
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       4       4       4
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 6 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-241500-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1055 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                      CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.
BEACH FLAGS:          RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH...THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS
FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE
RED...REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...70      70      90      90      50
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................77      80      80      80      78
APPARENT TEMP.......77      84      85      82      78
WIND (MPH)..........SW 13   SW 18   SW 18   SW 16   SW 14
WIND GUST...........22      23      23      23      22
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                    CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.
RAIN CHANCES........90 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...85
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
SURF HT.............3 TO 5 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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