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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
455 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018


...HIGH SURF WARNING IN EFFECT...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK ALONG THE PANHANDLE AND BIG BEND BEACHES
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

...A STORM SURGE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL NORTH FLORIDA AND BIG
BEND COASTAL AREAS...

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Conditions will deteriorate over the next 24 hours as Alberto
moves through the area with tropical storm conditions.

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


.Tide information for Saturday May 26 2018...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 01:04 AM ... Low 06:40 AM ... High 12:55 PM ... Low 07:36 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 03:28 AM ... Low 08:33 AM ... High 01:59 PM ... Low 09:42 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 09:05 AM ... Low 06:50 PM.
May 26 2018: Sunrise 638 AM EDT Sunset 832 PM EDT


FLZ108-280900-
South Walton-
355 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
currents are likely today.

.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 (%)...60      60      80      80      100
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................73      78      81      79      77
Apparent Temp.......73      78      84      80      77
Wind (mph)..........NE 16   E 18    NE 18   NE 17   E 17
Wind Gust...........22      22      25      23      23
Surf Ht (ft)........4       5       5       5       6
Period (s)..........7       8       8       9       9


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........100 percent
High Temperature....81
Max Apparent Temp...84
Wind................Northeast winds 20 to 35 mph becoming east
                    early in the afternoon, then veering southwest
                    up to 20 mph late in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............12 to 16 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-280900-
Coastal Bay-
455 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
currents are likely today.

.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 (%)...70      70      90      90      100
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................73      78      80      79      77
Apparent Temp.......73      78      82      79      77
Wind (mph)..........NE 14   E 18    E 17    E 17    E 18
Wind Gust...........22      24      23      24      29
Surf Ht (ft)........3       4       4       5       5
Period (s)..........7       8       9       9       9


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........100 percent
High Temperature....81
Max Apparent Temp...86
Wind................East winds 20 to 35 mph veering southwest 5 to
                    35 mph early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............12 to 16 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-280900-
Coastal Gulf-
455 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018 /355 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018/

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
currents are likely today.

.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 (%)...80      80      90      90      100
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................74      77      78      78      77
Apparent Temp.......74      77      78      78      77
Wind (mph)..........E 17    E 20    E 19    E 21    E 26
Wind Gust...........24      26      27      37      38
Surf Ht (ft)........4       5       6       6       8
Period (s)..........8       8       9       9       9


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........90 percent
High Temperature....81
Max Apparent Temp...85
Wind................South winds 25 to 45 mph.
Surf Ht.............10 to 14 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-280900-
Coastal Franklin-
455 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018

.TODAY...

The forecast may be updated around 10 AM upon coordination with the
beach patrols

Rip Current Forecast: High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
currents are likely today.

.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 (%)...80      80      90      90      100
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   Tstms
Temp................75      77      77      79      78
Apparent Temp.......75      77      77      79      78
Wind (mph)..........E 19    E 20    E 19    E 20    E 24
Wind Gust...........27      28      29      38      40
Surf Ht (ft)........5       6       7       7       9
Period (s)..........6       7       8       8       8


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....High risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip
                    currents are likely.
Rain Chances........80 percent
High Temperature....81
Max Apparent Temp...87
Wind................South winds 20 to 50 mph.
Surf Ht.............8 to 12 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$



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