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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
409 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

.SYNOPSIS...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
EARLY THIS MORNING WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST INTO
THE TENNESSEE AND OHIO VALLEYS LATER TODAY AS A NEW AREA
OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT.
A TRAILING COLD FRONT FROM THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTH
THROUGH WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA TODAY ACCOMPANIED
BY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTH IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT
ON WEDNESDAY WITH DRIER WEATHER EXPECTED. A BREEZY ONSHORE
FLOW AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL BRING A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

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FLZ139-142-148-149-062300-
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CEDAR KEY...HUDSON BEACH...
MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK
409 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY
                    AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. GUSTY WINDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
SURF................1 FOOT.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES AT CEDAR KEY.
UVI INDEX...........MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK...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 5:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:01 PM


AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:58 PM



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FLZ050-151-155-160-062300-
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BRADENTON BEACH...CLEARWATER BEACH...
SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE BEACH...VENICE BEACH
409 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY
                    AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. GUSTY WINDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...70 DEGREES AT CLEARWATER BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK. WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS
                    HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SAINT PETERSBURG...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:58 PM


AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:56 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:52 PM


$$

FLZ162-165-062300-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOCA GRANDE...ENGLEWOOD...
FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL ISLAND
409 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. GUSTY
                    WINDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78 DEGREES.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WATER CONDITION.....A MODERATE CHOP.
WATER TEMPERATURE...76 DEGREES AT FORT MYERS BEACH.
UVI INDEX...........MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK. WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS
                    HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT VENICE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:56 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:52 PM

AT FORT MYERS BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 PM

AT PUNTA GORDA...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:04 PM


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