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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1117 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014


...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND OUT OF THE NORTH TODAY. HOWEVER...
RESIDUAL SWELLS FROM TUESDAYS ONSHORE FLOW MAY GENERATE A FEW
STRONGER RIP CURRENTS. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS
EXPECTED.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 17 2014...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 04:44 AM ... HIGH 11:11 AM ... LOW 04:18 PM ... HIGH 10:30 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 07:00 AM ... HIGH 01:49 PM ... LOW 05:31 PM ... HIGH 11:18 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 04:49 AM ... HIGH 06:27 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
DECEMBER 17 2014: SUNRISE 728 AM EST ...  SUNSET 539 PM EST ...


FLZ108-181630-
SOUTH WALTON-
1017 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................51      58      60      53
APPARENT TEMP.......49      58      60      53
WIND (MPH)..........N 5     N 4     NW 3    N 2
WIND GUST...........12      9       9       8
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-181630-
COASTAL BAY-
1017 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 10 AM LT)

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        9 AM    12 PM   3 PM    6 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................51      59      61      53
APPARENT TEMP.......50      59      61      53
WIND (MPH)..........N 5     NW 4    NW 4    N 2
WIND GUST...........11      9       10      8
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....65
MAX APPARENT TEMP...66
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-181630-
COASTAL GULF-
1117 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................52      60      60      52
APPARENT TEMP.......52      60      60      52
WIND (MPH)..........NE 4    N 3     NW 4    N 2
WIND GUST...........12      10      10      9
SURF HT (FT)........2       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BACKING WEST LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-181630-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1117 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 11 AM LT)

.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 4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................52      59      61      53
APPARENT TEMP.......52      59      61      53
WIND (MPH)..........N 4     N 3     NW 4    NW 2
WIND GUST...........12      9       10      9
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       0
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5


.THURSDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS LOW.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....64
MAX APPARENT TEMP...65
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING
                    SOUTHEAST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    VEERING WEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............4 OR MODERATE EXPOSURE.


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