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FZUS52 KTAE 211041
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
541 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

WINDS TURNING OFFSHORE WILL START TO LOWER THE RIP CURRENT RISK
TODAY...THOUGH A SLIGHT EASTERLY COMPONENT STILL WARRANTS A
MODERATE RISK TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY DECEMBER 21 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:32 AM ... LOW 07:40 AM ... HIGH 02:11 PM ... LOW 07:23 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 01:22 AM ... LOW 09:52 AM ... HIGH 05:21 PM ... LOW 09:15 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 06:55 AM ... HIGH 09:01 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 21 2014: SUNRISE 730 AM EST ...  SUNSET 541 PM EST ...


FLZ108-221045-
SOUTH WALTON-
441 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      60      60      60
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................54      54      57      59      57
APPARENT TEMP.......54      54      57      59      57
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   NE 10   NE 8    NE 8    NE 9
WIND GUST...........17      17      15      14      15
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....65
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-221045-
COASTAL BAY-
441 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        6 AM    9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      60      60      60
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................54      55      59      60      58
APPARENT TEMP.......54      55      59      60      58
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 10   NE 8    NE 8    NE 8
WIND GUST...........16      15      13      14      14
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       3       5       5       5


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....66
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-221045-
COASTAL GULF-
541 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 2 OR LOW EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...60      60      70      70      80
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................56      57      61      62      60
APPARENT TEMP.......56      57      61      62      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 10   NE 9    NE 6    NE 6    NE 6
WIND GUST...........16      15      13      13      13
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       5       5       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........40 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...68
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-221045-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
541 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EST.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

SOME STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE 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 3 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...60      60      70      70      80
WEATHER TYPE........RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN    RAIN
TEMP................57      57      60      61      60
APPARENT TEMP.......57      57      60      61      60
WIND (MPH)..........NE 9    NE 9    NE 6    NE 6    NE 6
WIND GUST...........17      18      16      14      14
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.MONDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........50 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....68
MAX APPARENT TEMP...69
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$






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