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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
320 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017



.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

While surf heights have decreased significantly there is still a
lingering risk for rip currents. Showers and thunderstorms are
possible today, especially in Walton and Bay counties.


Water Temperature:
83 degrees at Panama City Beach.
78 degrees at the FSU Coastal and Marine Lab near Apalachicola.


.Tide information for Saturday June 24 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 03:40 AM ... Low 08:44 AM ... High 02:37 PM ... Low 09:54 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 06:50 AM ... Low 10:28 AM ... High 03:24 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 10:19 AM ... Low 09:20 PM.
June 24 2017: Sunrise 637 AM EDT Sunset 843 PM EDT


FLZ108-241600-
South Walton-
220 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim
near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight
the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable
to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float
or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice
of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If
in doubt, don`t go out.

The UV index today is 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      50      50      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      82      84      83      81
Apparent Temp.......79      89      92      92      87
Wind (mph)..........SW 5    SW 8    SW 9    SW 10   SW 6
Wind Gust...........10      11      12      13      11
Surf Ht (ft)........3       3       3       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....85
Max Apparent Temp...92
Wind................Northwest winds around 5 mph backing west
                    early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-241600-
Coastal Bay-
320 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim
near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight
the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable
to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float
or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice
of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If
in doubt, don`t go out.

The UV index today is 8 or very high exposure.


Time (local)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      50      50      10
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      83      85      85      82
Apparent Temp.......80      90      94      93      88
Wind (mph)..........SW 6    SW 8    SW 10   SW 10   SW 8
Wind Gust...........10      11      12      12      11
Surf Ht (ft)........3       3       2       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....86
Max Apparent Temp...95
Wind................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-241600-
Coastal Gulf-
320 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017 /220 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017/

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim
near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight
the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable
to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float
or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice
of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If
in doubt, don`t go out.

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      20      20      10
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      82      84      84      82
Apparent Temp.......79      89      92      92      88
Wind (mph)..........SW 5    SW 6    SW 9    SW 9    SW 6
Wind Gust...........10      10      11      11      11
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       2       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....85
Max Apparent Temp...96
Wind................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-241600-
Coastal Franklin-
320 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim
near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight
the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable
to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float
or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice
of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If
in doubt, don`t go out.

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      0
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................79      83      85      85      82
Apparent Temp.......79      90      93      93      89
Wind (mph)..........SW 4    SW 6    SW 10   SW 10   SW 8
Wind Gust...........9       11      14      15      14
Surf Ht (ft)........2       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........6       6       6       5       5


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....86
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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