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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1035 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017


...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG FLORIDA PANHANDLE
BEACHES...


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Winds will be from the southwest at 10 to 15 mph with surf
heights of 2 feet. There is an increased risk of rip currents
today along the beaches of Walton, Bay and Gulf counties. Expect
scattered afternoon showers and thundestorms with highs in the mid
80s.


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


.Tide information for Saturday June 24 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 03:40 AM ... Low 08:44 AM ... High 02:37 PM ... Low 09:54 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 06:50 AM ... Low 10:28 AM ... High 03:24 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 10:19 AM ... Low 09:20 PM.
June 24 2017: Sunrise 637 AM EDT Sunset 843 PM EDT


FLZ108-251445-
South Walton-
935 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 9 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 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      50      50      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      82      84      83      81
Apparent Temp.......79      89      92      92      87
Wind (mph)..........SW 5    SW 8    SW 9    SW 10   SW 6
Wind Gust...........10      11      12      13      11
Surf Ht (ft)........3       3       3       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....85
Max Apparent Temp...92
Wind................Northwest winds around 5 mph backing west
                    early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-251445-
Coastal Bay-
1035 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 9 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)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      50      50      10
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      83      85      85      82
Apparent Temp.......80      90      94      93      88
Wind (mph)..........SW 6    SW 8    SW 10   SW 10   SW 8
Wind Gust...........10      11      12      12      11
Surf Ht (ft)........3       3       2       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....86
Max Apparent Temp...95
Wind................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-251445-
Coastal Gulf-
1035 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017 /935 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                      currents are likely today.
Beach Flags:          Red (updated 10 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...10      10      20      20      10
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy
Temp................79      82      84      84      82
Apparent Temp.......79      89      92      92      88
Wind (mph)..........SW 5    SW 6    SW 9    SW 9    SW 6
Wind Gust...........10      10      11      11      11
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       2       2       2
Period (s)..........6       6       6       6       6


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....85
Max Apparent Temp...96
Wind................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-251445-
Coastal Franklin-
1035 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...10      10      10      10      0
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................79      83      85      85      82
Apparent Temp.......79      90      93      93      89
Wind (mph)..........SW 4    SW 6    SW 10   SW 10   SW 8
Wind Gust...........9       11      14      15      14
Surf Ht (ft)........2       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........6       6       6       5       5


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....86
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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