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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1049 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Winds will be light today with no rain expected at the beaches.
Strong and frequent rip currents will be possible today.

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


.Tide information for Saturday January 20 2018...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 03:16 AM ... Low 09:58 AM ... High 04:21 PM ... Low 10:06 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 04:40 AM ... Low 11:58 AM ... High 06:54 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 08:36 AM ... High 11:17 PM.
January 20 2018: Sunrise 734 AM EST ...  Sunset 604 PM EST ...


FLZ108-211600-
South Walton-
949 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

.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)        9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................46      59      61      55
Apparent Temp.......44      59      61      55
Wind (mph)..........E 4     E 4     SE 3    SE 4
Wind Gust...........11      10      10      10
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........2       3       3       3


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....67
Max Apparent Temp...68
Wind................Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-211600-
Coastal Bay-
1049 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

.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)        9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................47      59      61      54
Apparent Temp.......45      59      61      54
Wind (mph)..........E 4     E 4     SE 4    SE 3
Wind Gust...........11      10      9       9
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       0
Period (s)..........2       2       3       3


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....68
Max Apparent Temp...70
Wind................Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-211600-
Coastal Gulf-
1049 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018 /949 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Green (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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy
Temp................49      60      60      54
Apparent Temp.......47      60      60      54
Wind (mph)..........E 5     E 5     SE 5    SE 4
Wind Gust...........13      13      13      11
Surf Ht (ft)........0       0       0       0
Period (s)..........2       2       3       3


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....66
Max Apparent Temp...68
Wind................Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-211600-
Coastal Franklin-
1049 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

.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)        10 AM   1 PM    4 PM    7 PM
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0
Weather Type........Clear   Clear   Clear   PtCldy
Temp................49      60      61      53
Apparent Temp.......47      60      61      53
Wind (mph)..........NE 5    E 5     SE 5    E 3
Wind Gust...........13      13      13      11
Surf Ht (ft)........0       1       1       0
Period (s)..........2       2       3       3


.Sunday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....66
Max Apparent Temp...68
Wind................Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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