Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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Surf Zone Forecast for Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
445 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

GAZ154-166-190530-
Glynn-Camden-
Including the beaches of Brunswick, St. Simons, Country Club Estates,
Dock Junction, St. Marys, and Kingsland
445 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of
                    rain showers.
Max Temperature..... In the mid 70s.
Beach Winds.........Northeast 15 to 20 mph and gusty.
Surf Height......... 4 to 6 feet.
Water Condition.....Choppy.
Water Temperature... Upper 70s.
UV Index............5...Moderate.
Lightning Threat....No lightning.
Rip Current Risk....Moderate Risk. 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.

Rip Current Outlook: A High Risk of rip currents is expected on Thursday.

TIDE INFORMATION...
Tides for Oct 18, 2017

AT SAINT SIMONS ISLAND...

 High tide at 8:00 AM.
 Low tide at 2:27 PM.
 High tide at 8:15 PM.

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FLZ033-038-124-125-190530-
St. Johns-Flagler-Nassau-Duval-
Including the beaches of Palm Valley, Fruit Cove, St. Augustine,
St. Augustine South, Palm Coast, Yulee, Fernandina Beach,
and Jacksonville Beach
445 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature..... In the upper 70s.
Beach Winds.........Northeast around 20 to 25 mph and gusty.
Surf Height......... 5 to 7 feet.
Water Condition.....Choppy.
Water Temperature... Upper 70s.
UV Index............5...Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent deadly lightning.
Rip Current Risk....High Risk. Life Threatening rip currents are
                    likely in the surf zone. Rough surf may also
                    knock you down. Remember to heed the advice of
                    the local beach patrol and flag warning
                    systems.

Rip Current Outlook: A High Risk of rip currents is expected on Thursday.

TIDE INFORMATION...
Tides for Oct 18, 2017

AT FERNANDINA BEACH...

 High tide at 8:30 AM.
 Low tide at 2:26 PM.
 High tide at 8:48 PM.

 AT JACKSONVILLE BEACH...

 High tide at 7:42 AM.
 Low tide at 2:02 PM.
 High tide at 8:01 PM.

 AT SAINT AUGUSTINE BEACH...

 High tide at 7:43 AM.
 Low tide at 1:52 PM.
 High tide at 8:02 PM.

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