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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
310 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Mostly sunny skies today with a slight chance for thunderstorms at
all Panhandle Beaches. Onshore flow around 10 mph is expected by
this afternoon, with surf heights of 2 feet or less. Winds are
expected to remain elevated through tonight, with increasing surf
expected for Saturday.


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


.Tide information for Friday July 28 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
Low 12:02 AM ... High 06:21 AM ... Low 12:24 PM ... High 06:16 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 02:05 AM ... High 08:27 AM ... Low 02:51 PM ... High 08:13 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 04:28 AM ... Low 06:53 AM ... High 01:34 PM ... Low 09:18 PM.
July 28 2017: Sunrise 654 AM EDT Sunset 834 PM EDT


FLZ108-290715-
South Walton-
210 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 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 (%)...10      10      20      20      0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................78      88      91      89      85
Apparent Temp.......79      99      102     101     95
Wind (mph)..........W 4     W 6     SW 11   SW 12   SW 10
Wind Gust...........9       10      15      16      16
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       2
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3       4


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........40 percent
High Temperature....89
Max Apparent Temp...96
Wind................West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-290715-
Coastal Bay-
310 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 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      20      20      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      87      90      89      85
Apparent Temp.......81      99      102     101     95
Wind (mph)..........W 4     W 8     SW 11   SW 12   SW 10
Wind Gust...........8       11      14      15      15
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       2
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3       4


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........40 percent
High Temperature....88
Max Apparent Temp...96
Wind................West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-290715-
Coastal Gulf-
310 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017 /210 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 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 (%)...20      20      10      10      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................80      88      89      88      85
Apparent Temp.......85      102     103     102     97
Wind (mph)..........W 5     W 8     SW 11   SW 12   W 10
Wind Gust...........8       11      14      15      15
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3       3


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....90
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-290715-
Coastal Franklin-
310 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 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 (%)...20      20      20      20      0
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      87      88      87      85
Apparent Temp.......81      99      100     98      95
Wind (mph)..........W 4     SW 8    SW 11   SW 12   SW 10
Wind Gust...........8       12      16      16      16
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       1       1
Period (s)..........2       2       2       3       3


.Saturday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....89
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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