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WHUS42 KTAE 191514
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1114 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014



FLZ114-200000-
/O.NEW.KTAE.RP.S.0028.140419T1514Z-140420T0000Z/
COASTAL GULF-
1114 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...GULF COUNTY

* BEACH FLAGS...RED

* SURF...2 TO 4 FEET


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL
CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR
MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE SANDBAR AND IN THE
VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED
THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO
FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...
DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE.
ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO
SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A
RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$









000
WHUS42 KTAE 181521
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR THE FLORIDA BIG BEND...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY AND RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING
ALONG THE WESTERN BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

FLZ118-127-128-134-181630-
/O.CAN.KTAE.CF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL JEFFERSON-COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD WATCH.

ONSHORE WINDS AND GUSTS OVER THE MARINE AREA AND ADJACENT
COASTLINE THIS MORNING HAVE BEEN NOTICEABLY LOWER THAN EXPECTED.
EVEN THOUGH HIGH TIDE WILL NOT OCCUR UNTIL MID TO LATE
AFTERNOON..COASTAL TIDE GAGES DO NOT REFLECT FLOODING CRITERIA.
THEREFORE THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

FLZ108-112-114-115-182330-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /1021 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT /7 PM
CDT/ THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG
  BEND BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$









000
WHUS42 KTAE 181521
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR THE FLORIDA BIG BEND...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY AND RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING
ALONG THE WESTERN BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

FLZ118-127-128-134-181630-
/O.CAN.KTAE.CF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL JEFFERSON-COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD WATCH.

ONSHORE WINDS AND GUSTS OVER THE MARINE AREA AND ADJACENT
COASTLINE THIS MORNING HAVE BEEN NOTICEABLY LOWER THAN EXPECTED.
EVEN THOUGH HIGH TIDE WILL NOT OCCUR UNTIL MID TO LATE
AFTERNOON..COASTAL TIDE GAGES DO NOT REFLECT FLOODING CRITERIA.
THEREFORE THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

FLZ108-112-114-115-182330-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1121 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /1021 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT /7 PM
CDT/ THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG
  BEND BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$










000
WHUS42 KTAE 180832
CFWTAE

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH FOR THE FLORIDA BIG BEND FROM LATE MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF COASTAL FLOODING...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY AND RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING ALONG
THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE AND GRADUALLY VEER FROM EAST TO SOUTH LATER TODAY
AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO AND
TRACKS NORTHEASTWARD TOWARD THE FLORIDA BIG BEND. TIDES ARE LIKELY
TO BE AT LEAST 1 FOOT ABOVE NORMAL...BUT THERE IS THE POTENTIAL
FOR EVEN HIGHER TIDES WHICH COULD LEAD TO COASTAL FLOODING AROUND
THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS AFTERNOON. MUCH WILL DEPEND ON
THE EXACT TRACK OF THE LOW AND JUST HOW STRONG THE ONSHORE WINDS
BECOME. THIS DATA WILL BE CLOSELY ANALYZED TO SEE IF A COASTAL
FLOOD WARNING IS NEEDED LATER TODAY.

SURF HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS WALTON AND BAY
COUNTIES. ALL OF THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER THAN USUAL
CHANCE FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

FLZ108-112-114-115-182000-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /332 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG
  BEND BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

FLZ118-127-128-134-182000-
/O.NEW.KTAE.CF.A.0001.140418T1500Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL JEFFERSON-COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOODING...HIGHEST TIDE OF 4.5 TO 6 FEET...REFERENCE
  NORTH AMERICAN VERTICAL DATUM 1988.

* TIMING...COINCIDING WITH ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE BETWEEN 3 AND 6 PM
  EDT.

* IMPACTS...IF TIDES ONLY REACH 5 FEET THERE COULD BE SOME
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING ROADS NEAR THE COAST. IF TIDES REACH 6
  FEET THERE COULD BE SOME INUNDATION OF STRUCTURES AND MORE
  FLOODED ROADS. THIS COULD NECESSITATE THE EVACUATION OF SOME
  PEOPLE AND PROPERTY TO HIGHER GROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. COASTAL RESIDENTS SHOULD BE
ALERT FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS...AND TAKE ACTION TO
PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$

FOURNIER/BARRY








000
WHUS42 KTAE 180832
CFWTAE

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH FOR THE FLORIDA BIG BEND FROM LATE MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF COASTAL FLOODING...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY AND RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING ALONG
THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE AND GRADUALLY VEER FROM EAST TO SOUTH LATER TODAY
AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO AND
TRACKS NORTHEASTWARD TOWARD THE FLORIDA BIG BEND. TIDES ARE LIKELY
TO BE AT LEAST 1 FOOT ABOVE NORMAL...BUT THERE IS THE POTENTIAL
FOR EVEN HIGHER TIDES WHICH COULD LEAD TO COASTAL FLOODING AROUND
THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS AFTERNOON. MUCH WILL DEPEND ON
THE EXACT TRACK OF THE LOW AND JUST HOW STRONG THE ONSHORE WINDS
BECOME. THIS DATA WILL BE CLOSELY ANALYZED TO SEE IF A COASTAL
FLOOD WARNING IS NEEDED LATER TODAY.

SURF HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS WALTON AND BAY
COUNTIES. ALL OF THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER THAN USUAL
CHANCE FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

FLZ108-112-114-115-182000-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /332 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG
  BEND BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

FLZ118-127-128-134-182000-
/O.NEW.KTAE.CF.A.0001.140418T1500Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL JEFFERSON-COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOODING...HIGHEST TIDE OF 4.5 TO 6 FEET...REFERENCE
  NORTH AMERICAN VERTICAL DATUM 1988.

* TIMING...COINCIDING WITH ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE BETWEEN 3 AND 6 PM
  EDT.

* IMPACTS...IF TIDES ONLY REACH 5 FEET THERE COULD BE SOME
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING ROADS NEAR THE COAST. IF TIDES REACH 6
  FEET THERE COULD BE SOME INUNDATION OF STRUCTURES AND MORE
  FLOODED ROADS. THIS COULD NECESSITATE THE EVACUATION OF SOME
  PEOPLE AND PROPERTY TO HIGHER GROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. COASTAL RESIDENTS SHOULD BE
ALERT FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS...AND TAKE ACTION TO
PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$

FOURNIER/BARRY









000
WHUS42 KTAE 180759
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
359 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
ALONG THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.INCREASING ONSHORE WINDS TODAY AS A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
DEVELOPS IN THE GULF AND TRACKS TOWARD THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE. SURF
HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE ESPECIALLY ACROSS WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES.
ALL THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER THAN USUAL CHANCE FOR
STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

FLZ108-112-114-115-190000-
/O.NEW.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.140418T0759Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
359 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /259 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG BEND
  BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

BARRY





000
WHUS42 KTAE 180759
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
359 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
ALONG THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.INCREASING ONSHORE WINDS TODAY AS A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
DEVELOPS IN THE GULF AND TRACKS TOWARD THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE. SURF
HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE ESPECIALLY ACROSS WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES.
ALL THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER THAN USUAL CHANCE FOR
STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

FLZ108-112-114-115-190000-
/O.NEW.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.140418T0759Z-140419T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
359 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014 /259 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT /1 AM CDT/
SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES.

* SURF...INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY ALONG THE PANHANDLE
  BEACHES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 6 FEET ALONG WALTON COUNTY. BIG BEND
  BEACHES...3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

BARRY






000
WHUS42 KTAE 171845
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
245 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
ALONG THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.STRONG EASTERLY WINDS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED SURF ALONG
EASTWARD FACING BEACHES THROUGH TONIGHT. ADDITIONALLY...THE
STRONG EASTERLY FLOW WILL INCREASE THE LONGSHORE CURRENT ALONG
PANHANDLE BEACHES. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO ONSHORE AND NOTICEABLY
INCREASE ON FRIDAY. SURF HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE ESPECIALLY ACROSS
WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES. ALL THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER
THAN USUAL CHANCE FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
.

FLZ108-112-114-115-190000-
/O.EXT.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
245 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014 /145 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014/

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES.

* SURF...2 TO 4 FEET ALONG BIG BEND BEACHES...1 TO 2 FEET
  ELSEWHERE INTO TONIGHT. SURF WILL INCREASE ON FRIDAY TO 3 TO 4
  FEET WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 5 FEET. SEAS 2
  TO 3 FEET GULF AND WALTON COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$



BLOCK









000
WHUS42 KTAE 171845
CFWTAE

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
245 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
ALONG THE BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES...

.STRONG EASTERLY WINDS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED SURF ALONG
EASTWARD FACING BEACHES THROUGH TONIGHT. ADDITIONALLY...THE
STRONG EASTERLY FLOW WILL INCREASE THE LONGSHORE CURRENT ALONG
PANHANDLE BEACHES. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO ONSHORE AND NOTICEABLY
INCREASE ON FRIDAY. SURF HEIGHTS WILL INCREASE ESPECIALLY ACROSS
WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES. ALL THESE EFFECTS WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER
THAN USUAL CHANCE FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
.

FLZ108-112-114-115-190000-
/O.EXT.KTAE.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
245 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014 /145 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014/

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE BEACHES.

* SURF...2 TO 4 FEET ALONG BIG BEND BEACHES...1 TO 2 FEET
  ELSEWHERE INTO TONIGHT. SURF WILL INCREASE ON FRIDAY TO 3 TO 4
  FEET WALTON AND BAY COUNTIES WITH A FEW SPOTS TO 5 FEET. SEAS 2
  TO 3 FEET GULF AND WALTON COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM AND
SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE
RIP CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME
EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$



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