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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1115 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017




.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Winds will be light with low surf today. Increasing onshore winds
Saturday will lead to building surf along with an increasing
threat for rip currents.


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


.Tide information for Friday November 17 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 12:40 AM ... Low 07:21 AM ... High 01:41 PM ... Low 07:12 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 01:45 AM ... Low 09:35 AM ... High 04:31 PM ... Low 09:15 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 06:16 AM ... High 08:15 PM.
November 17 2017: Sunrise 705 AM EST ...  Sunset 540 PM EST ...


FLZ108-181615-
South Walton-
1015 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 10 AM LT)

.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)        9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................64      73      73      65
Apparent Temp.......64      73      73      65
Wind (mph)..........E 4     SE 2    SW 3    S 3
Wind Gust...........10      9       10      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       1
Period (s)..........2       2       2       2


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....78
Max Apparent Temp...79
Wind................Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-181615-
Coastal Bay-
1115 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 10 AM LT)

.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)        9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................62      72      73      63
Apparent Temp.......62      72      73      63
Wind (mph)..........NE 4    NE 2    SW 3    S 3
Wind Gust...........11      9       11      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       0
Period (s)..........2       2       2       1


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....78
Max Apparent Temp...81
Wind................Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-181615-
Coastal Gulf-
1115 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017 /1015 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 11 AM LT)

.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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................62      70      71      62
Apparent Temp.......62      70      71      62
Wind (mph)..........E 4     SE 2    S 4     S 4
Wind Gust...........12      9       10      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       0
Period (s)..........2       2       3       2


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....76
Max Apparent Temp...78
Wind................Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-181615-
Coastal Franklin-
1115 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today.
Beach Flags:          Green (updated 11 AM LT)

.SAFETY INFORMATION...

Life threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of inlets,
jetties, reefs, and piers, and can sometimes occur suddenly and
unexpectedly. Never swim alone and when possible swim near a
lifeguard for maximum safety. 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................63      70      70      63
Apparent Temp.......63      70      70      63
Wind (mph)..........E 5     E 4     SE 4    SE 3
Wind Gust...........12      12      12      10
Surf Ht (ft)........1       0       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....76
Max Apparent Temp...77
Wind................Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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