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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
310 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SURF HEIGHTS ARE LOWER THAN YESTERDAY...GENERALLY 2 FEET OR LESS
AND THIS TREND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TOMORROW.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY DECEMBER 08 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 02:41 AM ... HIGH 08:51 AM ... LOW 02:49 PM ... HIGH 09:12 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 05:19 AM ... HIGH 10:22 AM ... LOW 04:20 PM ... HIGH 10:53 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 10:51 AM ... HIGH 06:58 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 8 2016: SUNRISE 722 AM EST ...  SUNSET 537 PM EST ...


FLZ108-090815-
SOUTH WALTON-
210 AM CST THU DEC 8 2016

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................49      54      58      60      52
APPARENT TEMP.......46      54      58      60      52
WIND (MPH)..........N 10    N 12    N 13    N 14    N 14
WIND GUST...........15      16      18      20      21
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       5       4       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....53
MAX APPARENT TEMP...52
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-090815-
COASTAL BAY-
310 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................49      54      59      61      53
APPARENT TEMP.......47      54      59      61      53
WIND (MPH)..........N 9     N 11    N 12    N 12    N 12
WIND GUST...........14      15      17      19      20
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       4       4       3       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....54
MAX APPARENT TEMP...53
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-090815-
COASTAL GULF-
310 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016 /210 AM CST THU DEC 8 2016/

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................51      56      61      64      55
APPARENT TEMP.......49      56      61      64      55
WIND (MPH)..........N 9     N 10    N 11    N 12    N 12
WIND GUST...........15      15      16      19      22
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       4       4       4       4


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...54
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-090815-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
310 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...

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

RIP CURRENT FORECAST: SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF
INLETS...JETTIES...REEFS...AND PIERS...AND CAN SOMETIMES OCCUR
SUDDENLY AND UNEXPECTEDLY. NEVER SWIM ALONE AND WHEN POSSIBLE SWIM
NEAR A LIFEGUARD FOR MAXIMUM SAFETY. 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 (%)...0       0       0       0       10
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................50      56      62      64      56
APPARENT TEMP.......47      56      62      64      56
WIND (MPH)..........N 9     N 10    N 11    N 11    N 11
WIND GUST...........15      15      14      18      22
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       4       3       3       3


.FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....SOME RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....55
MAX APPARENT TEMP...55
WIND................NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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