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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY AT LOCAL BEACHES...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Moderate southeasterly winds are expected today with 2 to 4 feet
surf. Winds will be 15 to 20 mph at local beaches. There is a
high risk for rip currents today.


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


.Tide information for Sunday April 22 2018...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
Low 01:50 AM ... High 08:55 AM ... Low 01:22 PM ... High 06:56 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 04:18 AM ... High 12:28 PM ... Low 04:03 PM ... High 08:28 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 01:47 AM ... High 02:44 PM.
April 22 2018: Sunrise 703 AM EDT Sunset 810 PM EDT


FLZ108-231430-
South Walton-
927 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.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 (%)...50      50      70      70      70
Weather Type........Shwrs   Shwrs   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................67      71      72      71      71
Apparent Temp.......67      71      72      71      71
Wind (mph)..........SE 14   SE 16   SE 16   SE 14   S 14
Wind Gust...........21      21      20      20      20
Surf Ht (ft)........4       4       4       4       4
Period (s)..........6       5       6       5       5


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........20 percent
High Temperature....74
Max Apparent Temp...75
Wind................Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-231430-
Coastal Bay-
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.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 (%)...40      40      50      50      70
Weather Type........Shwrs   Shwrs   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................67      71      74      73      71
Apparent Temp.......67      71      74      73      71
Wind (mph)..........SE 14   SE 16   SE 14   S 14    S 13
Wind Gust...........21      21      20      19      19
Surf Ht (ft)........3       4       3       3       3
Period (s)..........5       5       5       5       5


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....75
Max Apparent Temp...77
Wind................Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-231430-
Coastal Gulf-
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018 /927 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018/

.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 (%)...40      40      40      40      50
Weather Type........Shwrs   Shwrs   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................68      71      73      73      71
Apparent Temp.......68      71      73      73      71
Wind (mph)..........SE 14   SE 16   SE 14   SE 13   S 12
Wind Gust...........22      22      20      19      19
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       2       2       2
Period (s)..........4       5       5       5       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........40 percent
High Temperature....75
Max Apparent Temp...77
Wind................Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-231430-
Coastal Franklin-
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.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 (%)...30      30      30      30      50
Weather Type........Shwrs   Shwrs   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................68      70      73      72      71
Apparent Temp.......68      70      73      72      71
Wind (mph)..........SE 16   SE 16   SE 13   SE 12   SE 11
Wind Gust...........22      22      20      18      18
Surf Ht (ft)........4       4       3       3       2
Period (s)..........5       5       5       5       5


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........50 percent
High Temperature....76
Max Apparent Temp...78
Wind................Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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