Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
457 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A FRONTAL TROUGH ACROSS THE SOUTH CENTRAL PENINSULA
WILL WASH OUT TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SURFACE AND ALOFT BUILDS
IN OVER THE REGION THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY. AMPLE MOISTURE COMBINED
WITH DAYTIME HEATING WILL LEAD TO ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS
AT AREA BEACHES DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...WITH SIMILAR
CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON FRIDAY. THE FIRST REAL STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL SWEEP SOUTH THROUGH THE REGION LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY
WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS PRECEDING IT...FOLLOWED BY MUCH
COOLER AND DRIER CONDITIONS IN ITS WAKE FOR SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY.

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FLZ139-142-148-149-022100-
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CEDAR KEY...HUDSON BEACH...
MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK
457 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF................LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
WATER CONDITION.....MOSTLY SMOOTH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...80 DEGREES AT CEDAR KEY.
UVI INDEX...........VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT CEDAR KEY...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:51 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 3:23 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 10:15 PM.

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:53 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 4:10 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 PM.


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FLZ050-151-155-160-022100-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BRADENTON BEACH...CLEARWATER BEACH...
SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE BEACH...VENICE BEACH
457 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
                    10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF................1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER CONDITION.....MOSTLY SMOOTH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...83 DEGREES AT CLEARWATER BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 7:53 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 4:10 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 PM.

AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:51 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 2:32 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 9:32 PM.


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FLZ162-165-022100-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOCA GRANDE...ENGLEWOOD...
FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL ISLAND
457 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF................1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER CONDITION.....MOSTLY SMOOTH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES AT FORT MYERS BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                    PIERS AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION
                    DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:51 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 2:32 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 9:32 PM.


AT FORT MYERS BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:43 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 2:36 PM.
HIGH TIDE AT 10:24 PM.


AT PUNTA GORDA...

HIGH TIDE AT 8:59 AM.
LOW TIDE AT 5:37 PM.



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