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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1107 AM EST Sun Nov 19 2017


...High Risk of Rip Currents at Gulf County Beaches Today...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...
Moderate to strong offshore flow today in the wake of a cold
frontal passage. Surf highs this morning will be in the 2 to 4
foot range diminishing to 2 feet or less by this evening. Wind
and surf heights will be low on Monday.

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


.Tide information for Sunday November 19 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 01:37 AM ... Low 08:30 AM ... High 02:50 PM ... Low 08:12 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 02:33 AM ... Low 10:42 AM ... High 05:52 PM ... Low 10:14 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 07:29 AM ... High 09:01 PM.
November 19 2017: Sunrise 707 AM EST ...  Sunset 539 PM EST ...


FLZ108-200900-
South Walton-
1007 AM CST Sun Nov 19 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................50      58      61      52
Apparent Temp.......47      58      61      51
Wind (mph)..........N 14    N 13    N 12    N 12
Wind Gust...........21      19      18      19
Surf Ht (ft)........2       1       1       0
Period (s)..........5       4       4       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....64
Max Apparent Temp...64
Wind................East winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-200900-
Coastal Bay-
1107 AM EST Sun Nov 19 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................52      59      62      53
Apparent Temp.......52      59      62      53
Wind (mph)..........N 14    N 13    N 13    N 12
Wind Gust...........22      19      20      20
Surf Ht (ft)........4       3       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       5       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....65
Max Apparent Temp...66
Wind................East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-200900-
Coastal Gulf-
1107 AM EST Sun Nov 19 2017 /1007 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 11 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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................55      62      63      54
Apparent Temp.......55      62      63      54
Wind (mph)..........N 16    N 14    N 14    N 14
Wind Gust...........24      21      22      22
Surf Ht (ft)........4       3       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....65
Max Apparent Temp...65
Wind................East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-200900-
Coastal Franklin-
1107 AM EST Sun Nov 19 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........PtCldy  Clear   Clear   Clear
Temp................55      61      63      54
Apparent Temp.......55      61      63      54
Wind (mph)..........N 14    N 13    N 12    N 12
Wind Gust...........22      20      20      21
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........4       4       4       3


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....65
Max Apparent Temp...66
Wind................East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$


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