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FZUS52 KTAE 041512
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1112 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015


...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY FOR THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND BIG BEND BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON WILL RESULT IN
A MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK WITH SURF HEIGHTS BUILDING TO 2 TO 3
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGER EASTERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED ON
TUESDAY WITH LOCALLY HIGHER SURF HEIGHTS APPROACHING 4 FEET.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY MAY 04 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:23 AM ... LOW 08:49 AM ... HIGH 02:50 PM ... LOW 09:42 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 06:05 AM ... LOW 10:43 AM ... HIGH 03:50 PM ... LOW 11:40 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 10:23 AM ... LOW 08:23 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 4 2015: SUNRISE 652 AM EDT SUNSET 817 PM EDT


FLZ108-051515-
SOUTH WALTON-
1112 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...

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

.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 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................78      80      81      75
APPARENT TEMP.......78      80      81      75
WIND (MPH)..........SE 10   SE 9    S 9     S 4
WIND GUST...........16      15      16      11
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...81
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-051515-
COASTAL BAY-
1112 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...

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

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................79      82      81      76
APPARENT TEMP.......79      82      81      76
WIND (MPH)..........SE 9    SE 9    S 8     S 4
WIND GUST...........15      16      16      10
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-051515-
COASTAL GULF-
1112 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...

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

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................79      81      81      75
APPARENT TEMP.......79      81      81      75
WIND (MPH)..........SE 11   SE 11   SE 6    SE 4
WIND GUST...........18      17      14      10
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-051515-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1112 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...

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

.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 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................77      79      79      75
APPARENT TEMP.......77      79      79      75
WIND (MPH)..........SE 10   SE 8    SE 4    SE 3
WIND GUST...........18      16      12      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       6       6


.TUESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...82
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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