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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1019 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017


...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH TONIGHT FOR THE BEACHES OF
NORTHWEST FLORIDA FROM ST GEORGE ISLAND TO WALTON COUNTY...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Strong south to southwest winds will shift to the northwest behind
a cold front today. Surf will be 2 to 4 feet resulting in a
high risk of rip currents.


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


.Tide information for Sunday October 22 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 03:34 AM ... Low 10:22 AM ... High 04:40 PM ... Low 10:08 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 04:44 AM ... Low 12:26 PM ... High 07:25 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 08:50 AM ... High 11:02 PM.
October 22 2017: Sunrise 745 AM EDT Sunset 659 PM EDT


FLZ108-241430-
South Walton-
919 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are expected today. When the rip
current risk is high, the surf and water conditions are dangerous for
all levels of swimmers. If the flags are changing to double red,
remember that means the water is closed.

The UV index today is 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...10      10      0       0       0
Weather Type........MoCldy  PtCldy  Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................73      74      74      74      68
Apparent Temp.......73      74      74      74      68
Wind (mph)..........W 8     NW 10   NW 10   NW 10   N 10
Wind Gust...........16      16      15      16      16
Surf Ht (ft)........3       3       4       3       3
Period (s)..........6       6       7       7       7


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....75
Max Apparent Temp...76
Wind................Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-241430-
Coastal Bay-
1019 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 9 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are expected today. When the rip
current risk is high, the surf and water conditions are dangerous for
all levels of swimmers. If the flags are changing 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 (%)...70      70      10      10      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy  Clear   Clear
Temp................73      75      75      75      69
Apparent Temp.......73      75      75      75      69
Wind (mph)..........SW 11   NW 9    NW 9    NW 9    N 10
Wind Gust...........20      16      16      17      18
Surf Ht (ft)........4       3       3       3       3
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....76
Max Apparent Temp...77
Wind................Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-241430-
Coastal Gulf-
1019 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017 /919 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are expected today. When the rip
current risk is high, the surf and water conditions are dangerous for
all levels of swimmers. If the flags are changing to double red,
remember that means the water is closed.

The UV index today is 8 or very high exposure.


Time (local)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...90      90      20      20      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Clear   Clear
Temp................75      76      76      76      71
Apparent Temp.......75      76      76      76      71
Wind (mph)..........SW 13   W 9     NW 11   NW 11   N 11
Wind Gust...........22      17      18      18      18
Surf Ht (ft)........4       3       3       3       3
Period (s)..........6       6       7       6       6


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....77
Max Apparent Temp...78
Wind................Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-241430-
Coastal Franklin-
1019 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 10 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents are expected today. When the rip
current risk is high, the surf and water conditions are dangerous for
all levels of swimmers. If the flags are changing to double red,
remember that means the water is closed.

The UV index today is 8 or very high exposure.


Time (local)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...100     100     50      50      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Clear
Temp................76      78      77      76      71
Apparent Temp.......76      78      77      76      71
Wind (mph)..........S 14    SW 11   W 8     NW 9    NW 9
Wind Gust...........24      23      17      18      17
Surf Ht (ft)........4       4       3       3       3
Period (s)..........5       6       6       6       6


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....77
Max Apparent Temp...78
Wind................Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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