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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1049 AM EST Sat Feb 27 2021

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Surf heights will remain around 1-2 feet today with partly sunny
skies and highs in the 70s. A moderate risk for rip currents will
continue with onshore winds. The risk for rip currents increases this
weekend through Monday as southerly winds increase and 2-3 ft surf
heights build.


Based on communication with area beach officials, the
following flags are flying at area beaches:

Walton........................Yellow
Bay...........................Yellow
State Park Gulf Beaches.......Yellow
West Facing Gulf Beaches......Green
South Facing Gulf Beaches.....Yellow
Franklin......................Yellow


FLZ108-272115-
South Walton-
Including the beaches of Sandestin, Santa Rosa Beach,
and Turquoise Beach
949 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021

.REST OF TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
UV Index**..................High.
Water Temperature...........66 degrees.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:12 AM.
Sunset......................6:42 PM.

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 3 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Panama City..............Low at 07:14 AM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:11 AM.
Sunset......................6:43 PM.

.MONDAY...High rip current risk*. Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Cloudy. Showers likely and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds
around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Low rip current risk*. Partly sunny. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. North
winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/tae

$$

FLZ112-272115-
Coastal Bay-
Including the beaches of Panama City Beach and Magnolia Beach
1049 AM EST Sat Feb 27 2021

.REST OF TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
UV Index**..................High.
Water Temperature...........66 degrees.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:10 AM.
Sunset......................6:40 PM.

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 3 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy.
High Temperature............Around 70.
Winds.......................Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Panama City..............Low at 07:14 AM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:09 AM.
Sunset......................6:41 PM.

.MONDAY...High rip current risk*. Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Low rip current risk*. Cloudy. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds
around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Low rip current risk*. Partly sunny. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/tae

$$

FLZ114-272115-
Coastal Gulf-
Including the beaches of Saint Joe Beach
1049 AM EST Sat Feb 27 2021 /949 AM CST Sat Feb 27 2021/

.REST OF TODAY...
Rip Current Risk...
   W Facing Beaches.........Low.
   S Facing Beaches.........Low.
   State Park Beaches.......Low.
Surf Height...
   W Facing Beaches.........Around 1 foot.
   S Facing Beaches.........Around 1 foot.
   State Park Beaches.......1 to 2 feet.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........64 degrees.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Apalachicola.............Low at 10:44 AM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:08 AM.
Sunset......................6:39 PM.

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk...
   W Facing Beaches.........Low.
   S Facing Beaches.........High.
   State Park Beaches.......High.
Surf Height...
   W Facing Beaches.........Around 2 feet.
   S Facing Beaches.........Around 2 feet.
   State Park Beaches.......Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy.
High Temperature............Around 70.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Apalachicola.............Low at 11:17 AM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:07 AM.
Sunset......................6:40 PM.

.MONDAY...High rip current risk*. Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Cloudy. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. East
winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Low rip current risk*. Partly sunny. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. North
winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/tae

$$

FLZ115-272115-
Coastal Franklin-
Including the beaches of Apalachicola
1049 AM EST Sat Feb 27 2021

.REST OF TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf Height.................Around 1 foot.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........62 degrees.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tides...
   Apalachicola.............Low at 10:44 AM EST.
                            High at 05:12 PM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:07 AM.
Sunset......................6:37 PM.

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Apalachicola.............Low at 11:17 AM EST.
                            High at 05:19 PM EST.
Sunrise.....................7:06 AM.
Sunset......................6:38 PM.

.MONDAY...High rip current risk*. Surf height 1 foot or less. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Cloudy. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. East
winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Low rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/tae


$$



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