Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
000
FZUS52 KTAE 271530
SRFTAE

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1130 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

A LIGHT NORTHEASTERLY WIND THIS MORNING WILL BECOME ONSHORE BY
THIS AFTERNOON. A CONTINUED CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IS EXPECTED FOR TODAY.

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


.TIDE INFORMATION FOR TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27 2016...

SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.
HIGH 12:47 AM ... LOW 06:20 AM ... HIGH 12:38 PM ... LOW 07:16 PM.

APALACHICOLA.
HIGH 03:12 AM ... LOW 08:28 AM ... HIGH 01:53 PM ... LOW 09:22 PM.

SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.
HIGH 08:28 AM ... LOW 05:33 PM.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET IN TALLAHASSEE.
SEPTEMBER 27 2016: SUNRISE 729 AM EDT SUNSET 727 PM EDT


FLZ108-281530-
SOUTH WALTON-
1030 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.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. DONT 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...30      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................81      87      84      81
APPARENT TEMP.......85      94      90      85
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    SW 6    SW 8    W 5
WIND GUST...........7       9       10      10
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       0       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...91
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ112-281530-
COASTAL BAY-
1130 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.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. DONT 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 (%)...20      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................81      87      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......86      93      90      84
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    SW 6    SW 9    W 5
WIND GUST...........7       10      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........1       1       2       2


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....87
MAX APPARENT TEMP...92
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ114-281530-
COASTAL GULF-
1130 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 /1030 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016/

.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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      30
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................82      87      84      81
APPARENT TEMP.......88      95      92      85
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    SW 8    SW 9    W 5
WIND GUST...........7       10      11      10
SURF HT (FT)........0       0       1       1
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$

FLZ115-281530-
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1130 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...20      30      30      20
WEATHER TYPE........TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS   TSTMS
TEMP................83      87      85      80
APPARENT TEMP.......90      95      92      84
WIND (MPH)..........SE 4    S 6     SW 8    SW 5
WIND GUST...........7       10      11      11
SURF HT (FT)........1       1       1       0
PERIOD (S)..........2       2       2       2


.WEDNESDAY...

RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN CHANCES........30 PERCENT
HIGH TEMPERATURE....86
MAX APPARENT TEMP...93
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.


$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.