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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1103 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop later
this afternoon along the Panhandle and Big Bend coasts. Highs will
generally be in the low 80s.


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


.Tide information for Sunday May 20 2018...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
Low 12:34 AM ... High 07:22 AM ... Low 12:10 PM ... High 05:49 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 02:51 AM ... High 10:46 AM ... Low 02:43 PM ... High 07:14 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 12:11 AM ... High 01:36 PM.
May 20 2018: Sunrise 640 AM EDT Sunset 828 PM EDT


FLZ108-210600-
South Walton-
1003 AM CDT Sun May 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 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm
Chance Precip (%)...30      60      60      50
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      82      80      77
Apparent Temp.......81      86      83      77
Wind (mph)..........SE 5    SE 6    SE 5    SE 4
Wind Gust...........12      14      14      12
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       2       2
Period (s)..........3       3       3       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........60 percent
High Temperature....79
Max Apparent Temp...78
Wind................Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-210600-
Coastal Bay-
1103 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Red (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 (%)...40      70      70      50
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................79      82      81      77
Apparent Temp.......79      85      83      77
Wind (mph)..........E 5     SE 5    SE 6    SE 4
Wind Gust...........12      14      14      14
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       2       2
Period (s)..........3       3       3       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........60 percent
High Temperature....80
Max Apparent Temp...79
Wind................Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-210600-
Coastal Gulf-
1103 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018 /1003 AM CDT Sun May 20 2018/

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...40      60      60      60
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................78      80      78      75
Apparent Temp.......78      82      80      75
Wind (mph)..........E 8     SE 9    E 8     E 6
Wind Gust...........15      16      16      15
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1
Period (s)..........3       3       4       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........60 percent
High Temperature....79
Max Apparent Temp...83
Wind................Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-210600-
Coastal Franklin-
1103 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 11 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)        11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM
Chance Precip (%)...50      60      60      70
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................77      78      77      74
Apparent Temp.......77      79      78      74
Wind (mph)..........E 8     E 10    E 9     E 8
Wind Gust...........16      17      17      17
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       2       2
Period (s)..........3       4       4       4


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........60 percent
High Temperature....79
Max Apparent Temp...79
Wind................Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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