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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
213 AM EST Mon Jan 30 2023

.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

A high risk of rip currents will exist today at all area beaches.
Southwest winds will drive the surf heights up to 2 to 3 feet with
slightly longer period swells across the Panhandle beaches. Rain and
isolated thunderstorms are expected through the day.

FLZ108-302115-
South Walton-
Including the beaches of Sandestin, Santa Rosa Beach,
and Turquoise Beach
113 AM CST Mon Jan 30 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 3 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........59 degrees.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Scattered
                            thunderstorms and a chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:37 AM.
Sunset......................6:18 PM.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming
                            south in the afternoon.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:37 AM.
Sunset......................6:19 PM.

.WEDNESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Surf height 1 foot or less.
Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...High rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
Highs in the lower 60s. North winds around 15 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

$$

FLZ112-302115-
Coastal Bay-
Including the beaches of Panama City Beach and Magnolia Beach
113 AM CST Mon Jan 30 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 3 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........61 degrees.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Scattered
                            thunderstorms and a chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:35 AM.
Sunset......................6:17 PM.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
High Temperature............Around 70.
Winds.......................East winds around 5 mph, becoming south
                            in the afternoon.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:34 AM.
Sunset......................6:18 PM.

.WEDNESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Surf height 1 to 2 feet.
Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...High rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. South winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...High rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 15 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

$$

FLZ114-302115-
Coastal Gulf-
Including the beaches of Saint Joe Beach
213 AM EST Mon Jan 30 2023 /113 AM CST Mon Jan 30 2023/

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk...
   W Facing Beaches.........High.
   S Facing Beaches.........High.
   State Park Beaches.......High.
Surf Height...
   W Facing Beaches.........Around 2 feet.
   S Facing Beaches.........Around 3 feet.
   State Park Beaches.......Around 2 feet.
UV Index**..................High.
Water Temperature...........59 degrees.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Scattered
                            thunderstorms and a chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:32 AM.
Sunset......................6:16 PM.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk...
   W Facing Beaches.........Moderate.
   S Facing Beaches.........Moderate.
   State Park Beaches.......Moderate.
Surf Height...
   W Facing Beaches.........Around 1 foot.
   S Facing Beaches.........Around 2 feet.
   State Park Beaches.......Around 1 foot.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
                            southeast in the afternoon.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:32 AM.
Sunset......................6:17 PM.

.WEDNESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Surf height 1 to 2 feet.
Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...High rip current risk*. Partly sunny. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. South winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...High rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 15 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

$$

FLZ115-302115-
Coastal Franklin-
Including the beaches of Apalachicola
213 AM EST Mon Jan 30 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 3 feet.
UV Index**..................High.
Water Temperature...........57 degrees.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Scattered
                            thunderstorms and a chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 70s.
Winds.......................South winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:31 AM.
Sunset......................6:14 PM.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk............High.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................South winds around 5 mph.
Tides...
None.
Sunrise.....................7:30 AM.
Sunset......................6:15 PM.

.WEDNESDAY...Moderate rip current risk*. Surf height 1 foot or less.
Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...High rip current risk*. Partly sunny. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...High rip current risk*. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 15 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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