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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
236 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG THE
FLORIDA PANHANDLE COAST...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS WILL BE FELT
ALONG THE COAST TODAY. SURF HEIGHTS WILL GENERALLY BE 2 TO 4 FEET
THIS MORNING LOWERING TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

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

.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SATURDAY APRIL 19 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:57 AM ... LOW 11:03 AM ... HIGH 04:55 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 01:32 AM ... HIGH 09:11 AM ... LOW 01:02 PM ... HIGH 06:20 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 01:06 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 19 2014: SUNRISE 706 AM EDT SUNSET 808 PM EDT


FLZ108-200000-
SOUTH WALTON-
136 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

.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...

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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      20      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    PTCLDY  PTCLDY  MOCLDY
TEMP................55      59      64      67      65
APPARENT TEMP.......55      59      64      67      65
WIND (MPH)..........N 16    N 16    N 13    N 11    N 10
WIND GUST...........25      23      21      18      16
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       1       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       4       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-200000-
COASTAL BAY-
136 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

.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...

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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY
TEMP................54      58      62      65      63
APPARENT TEMP.......54      58      62      65      63
WIND (MPH)..........NW 14   N 14    N 14    N 12    N 11
WIND GUST...........23      22      21      20      20
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....74
MAX APPARENT TEMP...74
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-200000-
COASTAL GULF-
236 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.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...

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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY
TEMP................56      57      61      63      62
APPARENT TEMP.......56      57      61      63      62
WIND (MPH)..........NW 16   NW 16   NW 13   NW 9    N 6
WIND GUST...........23      22      21      16      13
SURF HT (FT)........3       4       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       6       5       6       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............11 OR EXTREME EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-200000-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
236 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.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...

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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      20      20      10
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    MOCLDY
TEMP................56      57      61      63      62
APPARENT TEMP.......56      57      61      63      62
WIND (MPH)..........NW 14   NW 13   NW 13   N 10    N 9
WIND GUST...........22      21      21      18      17
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       4       4       4       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....73
MAX APPARENT TEMP...73
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
UV INDEX............10 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


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