Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
254 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FLZ033-038-124-125-GAZ154-166-060700-
ST. JOHNS-FLAGLER-COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COASTAL GLYNN-
COASTAL CAMDEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PALM VALLEY...FRUIT COVE...
ST. AUGUSTINE...ST. AUGUSTINE SOUTH...PALM COAST...YULEE...
FERNANDINA BEACH...JACKSONVILLE BEACH...BRUNSWICK...ST. SIMONS...
COUNTRY CLUB ESTATES...DOCK JUNCTION...ST. MARYS...KINGSLAND
254 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

RIP CURRENT RISK: MODERATE. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF YOU
BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN CALM...DO
NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR HELP. IF
YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE AND
BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

WIND: EAST TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 TO 30 MPH.

SURF: BREAKERS WILL AVERAGE 3 TO 5 FEET.

WATER TEMPERATURE: LOWER 70S.

UV INDEX: 9...IN THE VERY HIGH RANGE.

OUTLOOK: A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THE REST OF
THE WEEK.

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