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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
957 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS A BAY COUNTY BEACHES
TODAY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS TODAY WILL ALSO INCREASE THE SURF
ACROSS THE AREA BEACHES WITH A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY...WITH A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
AT BAY COUNTY BEACHES TODAY.


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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY APRIL 24 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
LOW 12:56 AM ... HIGH 07:35 AM ... LOW 12:06 PM ... HIGH 05:47 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 03:10 AM ... HIGH 10:30 AM ... LOW 02:57 PM ... HIGH 07:37 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
LOW 12:50 AM ... HIGH 02:11 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 24 2015: SUNRISE 701 AM EDT SUNSET 811 PM EDT


FLZ108-261400-
SOUTH WALTON-
957 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 8 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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...50      50      50      50      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      76      78      80      76
APPARENT TEMP.......74      76      80      83      76
WIND (MPH)..........S 9     SW 12   SW 13   SW 12   SW 11
WIND GUST...........15      18      18      18      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-261400-
COASTAL BAY-
957 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   HIGH
BEACH FLAGS:        RED (UPDATED 8 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE
THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER...SO IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGED TO DOUBLE RED...
REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.

THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


TIME (LOCAL)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...40      40      40      40      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      77      80      81      76
APPARENT TEMP.......74      77      82      84      76
WIND (MPH)..........S 10    SW 13   SW 16   SW 14   SW 12
WIND GUST...........16      19      20      19      18
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       5       5       5       5


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-261400-
COASTAL GULF-
957 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................75      79      80      80      76
APPARENT TEMP.......75      80      83      84      76
WIND (MPH)..........S 9     SW 12   SW 13   SW 12   SW 11
WIND GUST...........15      18      18      18      16
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       3
PERIOD (S)..........4       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...90
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-261400-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
957 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:   MODERATE
BEACH FLAGS:        YELLOW (UPDATED 9 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................74      79      81      81      77
APPARENT TEMP.......74      80      84      85      77
WIND (MPH)..........S 9     SW 12   SW 13   SW 12   SW 10
WIND GUST...........15      17      18      18      18
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       4       4       4


.SUNDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...96
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


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