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SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
411 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

EASTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH THIS MORNING WILL VEER MORE
TO THE SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON. SURF HEIGHTS WILL GENERALLY
BE BETWEEN 2 AND 3 FEET TODAY WITH A MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS EXPECTED.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY MAY 05 2015...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 03:59 AM ... LOW 09:19 AM ... HIGH 03:16 PM ... LOW 10:15 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 06:50 AM ... LOW 11:14 AM ... HIGH 04:20 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 10:55 AM ... LOW 09:14 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
MAY 5 2015: SUNRISE 651 AM EDT SUNSET 818 PM EDT


FLZ108-060815-
SOUTH WALTON-
411 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................64      75      81      81      76
APPARENT TEMP.......64      75      81      82      76
WIND (MPH)..........E 10    E 10    E 9     S 8     SE 3
WIND GUST...........17      15      14      11      6
SURF HT (FT)........3       3       3       3       3
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       6       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............2 TO 4 FEET.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-060815-
COASTAL BAY-
411 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................63      75      81      81      76
APPARENT TEMP.......63      75      81      82      76
WIND (MPH)..........E 9     E 11    E 10    SE 6    SE 4
WIND GUST...........17      15      13      12      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       3       2       2       2
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       6       5       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-060815-
COASTAL GULF-
411 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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       10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  PTCLDY  PTCLDY
TEMP................65      76      81      80      76
APPARENT TEMP.......65      76      82      81      76
WIND (MPH)..........E 10    E 12    E 12    E 10    E 6
WIND GUST...........18      18      19      16      12
SURF HT (FT)........2       2       2       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........6       6       5       5       6


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....83
MAX APPARENT TEMP...86
WIND................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-060815-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
411 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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 (%)...10      10      10      10      10
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR   CLEAR   PTCLDY  CLEAR   PTCLDY
TEMP................65      76      82      82      78
APPARENT TEMP.......65      76      83      83      78
WIND (MPH)..........E 11    E 13    E 12    E 10    E 8
WIND GUST...........23      20      19      15      18
SURF HT (FT)........3       2       2       2       1
PERIOD (S)..........5       5       5       5       5


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK....GENERAL OUTLOOK IS MODERATE.
RAIN CHANCES........0 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....84
MAX APPARENT TEMP...87
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



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