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Surf Forecast (SRF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1055 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019




.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Light winds from the south today with surf heights around 1 foot
or less. Tomorrow, wind speeds will increase through the day ahead 
of an approaching system.


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


.Tide information for Wednesday April 24 2019...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
Low 12:15 AM ... High 06:44 AM ... Low 11:13 AM ... High 05:03 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 02:23 AM ... High 10:16 AM ... Low 01:42 PM ... High 06:32 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 12:05 AM ... High 01:00 PM.
April 24 2019: Sunrise 701 AM EDT Sunset 811 PM EDT


FLZ108-251500-
South Walton-
955 AM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 9 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)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0       0       
Weather Type........MoCldy  MoCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  
Temp................61      72      76      75      71      
Apparent Temp.......61      72      76      75      71      
Wind (mph)..........N 2     S 3     S 8     S 8     S 5     
Wind Gust...........5       8       13      13      9       
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........4       4       3       2       3       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....76
Max Apparent Temp...79
Wind................Southeast winds up to 10 mph veering south
                    late in the morning.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


$$

FLZ112-251500-
Coastal Bay-
1055 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TODAY...

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
                      today.
Beach Flags:          Yellow (updated 9 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)        7 am    10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0       0       
Weather Type........MoCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  
Temp................61      73      77      76      71      
Apparent Temp.......61      73      77      76      71      
Wind (mph)..........NE 1    S 3     SW 8    S 8     S 4     
Wind Gust...........4       8       13      13      9       
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........3       3       2       2       3       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....77
Max Apparent Temp...82
Wind................South winds up to 15 mph rising to 10 to 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-251500-
Coastal Gulf-
1055 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019 /955 AM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019/

.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 8 or very high exposure.


Time (local)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM    
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0       0       
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  
Temp................61      74      77      76      71      
Apparent Temp.......61      74      77      76      71      
Wind (mph)..........E 2     SE 3    S 8     S 6     S 3     
Wind Gust...........5       8       12      12      9       
Surf Ht (ft)........0       1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........3       3       2       2       3       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....77
Max Apparent Temp...82
Wind................South winds up to 10 mph rising to 10 to 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-251500-
Coastal Franklin-
1055 AM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.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 8 or very high exposure.


Time (local)        8 AM    11 AM   2 PM    5 PM    8 PM    
Chance Precip (%)...0       0       0       0       0       
Weather Type........PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  PtCldy  
Temp................61      74      78      77      71      
Apparent Temp.......61      74      78      77      71      
Wind (mph)..........NE 2    SE 3    S 6     S 5     S 3     
Wind Gust...........5       8       10      10      8       
Surf Ht (ft)........0       1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........2       2       1       3       4       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........0 percent
High Temperature....77
Max Apparent Temp...83
Wind................South winds up to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$