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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
338 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Typical summer conditions are expected for today. However, the rip
current risk may gradually increase later this weekend into next
week depending on the strength of Harvey as it crosses the
western Gulf of Mexico.

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


.Tide information for Thursday August 24 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 04:36 AM ... Low 10:31 AM ... High 04:34 PM ... Low 10:55 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 12:32 AM ... High 06:35 AM ... Low 12:31 PM ... High 06:17 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 02:10 AM ... Low 05:29 AM ... High 01:45 PM ... Low 08:03 PM.
August 24 2017: Sunrise 710 AM EDT Sunset 809 PM EDT


FLZ108-250745-
South Walton-
238 AM CDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today.

.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 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      30      30      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................78      87      91      91      86
Apparent Temp.......78      96      100     100     95
Wind (mph)..........N 3     NE 4    N 4     W 3     W 2
Wind Gust...........12      11      11      12      11
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       4       4       3


.Friday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........10 percent
High Temperature....93
Max Apparent Temp...106
Wind................East winds up to 5 mph veering southwest late
                    in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-250745-
Coastal Bay-
338 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today.

.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)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      40      40      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................78      87      91      90      84
Apparent Temp.......79      97      101     100     93
Wind (mph)..........N 3     N 3     NW 3    W 4     W 1
Wind Gust...........10      10      12      12      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3       3


.Friday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........10 percent
High Temperature....93
Max Apparent Temp...109
Wind................East winds up to 5 mph veering southwest late
                    in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-250745-
Coastal Gulf-
338 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017 /238 AM CDT Thu Aug 24 2017/

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today.

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      40      40      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      87      89      88      84
Apparent Temp.......81      98      101     100     93
Wind (mph)..........N 3     NE 3    S 3     SW 3    W 1
Wind Gust...........11      10      12      12      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       3       3       3


.Friday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........10 percent
High Temperature....92
Max Apparent Temp...109
Wind................East winds up to 5 mph veering southwest late
                    in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-250745-
Coastal Franklin-
338 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today.

.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)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      40      40      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      86      89      88      84
Apparent Temp.......81      98      100     99      92
Wind (mph)..........N 2     E 3     SE 4    S 4     W 2
Wind Gust...........11      11      13      13      11
Surf Ht (ft)........1       0       0       0       0
Period (s)..........3       3       2       2       2


.Friday...

Rip Current Fcst....Some rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....91
Max Apparent Temp...107
Wind................Southeast winds up to 5 mph veering southwest
                    late in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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