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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1047 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017




.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected today. Onshore
winds will continue at around 10 MPH which will lead to a moderate
risk of rip currents across all beaches today.



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


.Tide information for Monday August 21 2017...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 02:58 AM ... Low 08:23 AM ... High 02:28 PM ... Low 09:20 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 05:40 AM ... Low 10:18 AM ... High 03:39 PM ... Low 11:30 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 10:54 AM ... Low 08:38 PM.
August 21 2017: Sunrise 708 AM EDT Sunset 813 PM EDT


FLZ108-221500-
South Walton-
947 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 9 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)        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................78      88      91      90      84
Apparent Temp.......79      99      102     101     92
Wind (mph)..........NE 4    E 5     SE 8    S 8     SE 4
Wind Gust...........8       9       11      12      9
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       1       1
Period (s)..........2       2       3       3       3


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....92
Max Apparent Temp...103
Wind................East winds around 5 mph veering southwest
                    early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-221500-
Coastal Bay-
1047 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 9 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)        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................78      87      89      89      84
Apparent Temp.......78      98      101     101     92
Wind (mph)..........E 4     E 5     SE 8    S 8     SE 4
Wind Gust...........8       9       11      12      9
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       1       1
Period (s)..........2       2       2       3       3


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....91
Max Apparent Temp...102
Wind................East winds around 5 mph veering southwest
                    early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-221500-
Coastal Gulf-
1047 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 /947 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 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 (%)...30      30      40      40      20
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................78      87      88      89      84
Apparent Temp.......79      99      101     100     93
Wind (mph)..........E 6     E 8     SE 9    SE 8    SE 5
Wind Gust...........11      12      13      13      10
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       1       1       1
Period (s)..........2       3       3       3       4


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....90
Max Apparent Temp...102
Wind................East winds 5 to 10 mph veering south early in
                    the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-221500-
Coastal Franklin-
1047 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 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 (%)...30      30      30      30      30
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      86      87      88      84
Apparent Temp.......81      97      98      99      93
Wind (mph)..........E 6     E 9     SE 9    SE 8    SE 4
Wind Gust...........12      13      13      12      9
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........2       3       3       4       4


.Tuesday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....89
Max Apparent Temp...102
Wind................South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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