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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
409 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

LIGHTER WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS ALONG THE
BEACHES...WITH SURF HEIGHTS GENERALLY AROUND 1 FOOT WITH A FEW 2
FOOT SETS. BE SURE TO CHECK THE RIP CURRENT RISK WITH YOUR LOCAL
BEACH PATROL OR BEACH FLAG SYSTEM.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY APRIL 21 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 05:03 AM ... LOW 10:16 AM ... HIGH 04:08 PM ... LOW 11:21 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
LOW 12:39 AM ... HIGH 07:41 AM ... LOW 12:18 PM ... HIGH 05:21 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 11:56 AM ... LOW 10:49 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
APRIL 21 2015: SUNRISE 704 AM EDT SUNSET 809 PM EDT


FLZ108-211600-
SOUTH WALTON-
409 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................61      69      74      76      72
APPARENT TEMP.......61      69      74      76      72
WIND (MPH)..........N 8     NE 6    N 3     NW 2    N 1
WIND GUST...........14      12      7       4       4
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       7       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....79
MAX APPARENT TEMP...81
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-211600-
COASTAL BAY-
409 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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)        7 AM    10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................62      69      74      77      72
APPARENT TEMP.......62      69      74      77      72
WIND (MPH)..........N 8     N 5     NW 3    N 4     NE 2
WIND GUST...........16      13      7       8       4
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........3       4       6       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....80
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 TO 3 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-211600-
COASTAL GULF-
409 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   PTCLDY  CLEAR
TEMP................65      71      76      77      72
APPARENT TEMP.......65      71      76      77      72
WIND (MPH)..........N 8     NE 6    SE 3    W 3     SW 2
WIND GUST...........19      14      7       8       6
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       5       6       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-211600-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
409 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE UPDATED UPON COORDINATION WITH THE BEACH
PATROLS AND BEACH FLAGS AROUND 10 AM EDT.

THE GENERAL OUTLOOK FOR TODAY IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.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 (%)...0       0       0       0       0
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY  PTCLDY  CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR
TEMP................65      73      76      76      72
APPARENT TEMP.......65      73      76      76      72
WIND (MPH)..........N 9     NE 6    NE 3    W 2     SW 2
WIND GUST...........19      14      7       7       8
SURF HT (FT)........1       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........3       6       6       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....81
MAX APPARENT TEMP...83
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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