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000 FZUS52 KTAE 171449 SRFTAE Surf Zone Forecast National Weather Service Tallahassee FL 1049 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017 .THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK... Expect strong offshore flow today with northeasterly winds around 15 mph at beaches. A moderate risk for rip currents is expected. Water Temperature: 81 degrees at Panama City Beach. 80 degrees at the FSU Coastal and Marine Lab near Apalachicola. .Tide information for Monday October 16 2017... Saint Marks River Entrance. High 12:35 AM ... Low 06:25 AM ... High 12:42 PM ... Low 07:05 PM. Apalachicola. High 02:48 AM ... Low 08:38 AM ... High 02:16 PM ... Low 09:13 PM. Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City. High 08:55 AM ... Low 04:09 PM ... High 10:19 PM. October 16 2017: Sunrise 740 AM EDT Sunset 705 PM EDT FLZ108-180900- South Walton- 949 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 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 (%)...0 0 0 0 0 Weather Type........Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear Temp................59 68 76 76 68 Apparent Temp.......59 68 76 76 68 Wind (mph)..........NE 13 NE 14 NE 12 NE 11 NE 10 Wind Gust...........21 21 18 18 19 Surf Ht (ft)........1 2 2 2 2 Period (s)..........3 3 4 3 3 .Wednesday... Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible. Rain Chances........0 percent High Temperature....80 Max Apparent Temp...78 Wind................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet. UV Index............8 or very high exposure. $$ FLZ112-180900- Coastal Bay- 1049 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017 .TODAY... Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible today. Beach Flags: Yellow (updated 9 AM LT) .SAFETY INFORMATION... Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If in doubt, don`t go out. The UV index today is 8 or very high exposure. Time (local) 7 am 10 am 1 pm 4 pm 7 pm Chance Precip (%)...0 0 0 0 0 Weather Type........PtCldy PtCldy PtCldy Clear Clear Temp................61 67 75 76 68 Apparent Temp.......61 67 75 76 68 Wind (mph)..........NE 12 NE 13 NE 12 NE 11 NE 9 Wind Gust...........19 19 17 17 17 Surf Ht (ft)........0 0 0 0 0 Period (s)..........3 3 3 3 3 .Wednesday... Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible. Rain Chances........0 percent High Temperature....80 Max Apparent Temp...81 Wind................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Surf Ht.............1 foot or less. UV Index............7 or high exposure. $$ FLZ114-180900- Coastal Gulf- 1049 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017 /949 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017/ .TODAY... Rip Current Forecast: Some rip currents are possible today. Beach Flags: Green (updated 10 AM LT) .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 (%)...0 0 0 0 0 Weather Type........PtCldy PtCldy PtCldy PtCldy Clear Temp................64 69 74 76 70 Apparent Temp.......64 69 74 76 70 Wind (mph)..........NE 13 NE 13 NE 12 NE 11 NE 11 Wind Gust...........20 20 18 18 19 Surf Ht (ft)........1 1 1 1 1 Period (s)..........3 3 3 3 3 .Wednesday... Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible on south facing beaches. Rain Chances........0 percent High Temperature....80 Max Apparent Temp...81 Wind................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Surf Ht.............1 foot or less. UV Index............7 or high exposure. $$ FLZ115-180900- Coastal Franklin- 1049 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017 .TODAY... Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible today. Beach Flags: Yellow (updated 10 AM LT) .SAFETY INFORMATION... Life threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight the current. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or tread water until out of the rip current. Always heed the advice of the local beach patrol and consult the local beach flag system. If in doubt, don`t go out. The UV index today is 8 or very high exposure. Time (local) 8 AM 11 AM 2 PM 5 PM 8 PM Chance Precip (%)...0 0 0 0 0 Weather Type........MoCldy PtCldy PtCldy PtCldy Clear Temp................65 69 74 75 70 Apparent Temp.......65 69 74 75 70 Wind (mph)..........NE 13 NE 13 NE 12 NE 12 NE 11 Wind Gust...........22 22 20 20 21 Surf Ht (ft)........2 3 3 2 2 Period (s)..........4 4 5 4 4 .Wednesday... Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible. Rain Chances........0 percent High Temperature....80 Max Apparent Temp...81 Wind................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet. UV Index............6 or high exposure. $$

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