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Surf Forecast (SRF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
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FZUS52 KTAE 211518
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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1118 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019




.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

Winds from the south at around 5 mph today and tomorrow will 
render surf heights of 1 to 2 feet. Winds will increase to 10 mph
with the afternoon seabreeze, which will also bring scattered 
showers and thunderstorms.



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


.Tide information for Wednesday August 21 2019...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
High 05:55 AM ... Low 12:21 PM ... High 06:33 PM.

Apalachicola.
Low 01:41 AM ... High 07:41 AM ... Low 02:33 PM ... High 08:50 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
High 02:20 AM ... Low 10:20 AM ... High 04:15 PM ... Low 06:51 PM.
August 21 2019: Sunrise 708 AM EDT Sunset 813 PM EDT


FLZ108-221530-
South Walton-
1018 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 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 7 or high exposure.


Time (local)        10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...20      40      20      10      
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy  
Temp................85      88      89      83      
Apparent Temp.......93      96      97      89      
Wind (mph)..........E 5     SE 6    S 9     SE 6    
Wind Gust...........8       12      13      12      
Surf Ht (ft)........2       1       2       2       
Period (s)..........5       5       5       3       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....87
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


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FLZ112-221530-
Coastal Bay-
1118 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 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)        10 am   1 pm    4 pm    7 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...50      40      30      10      
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy  
Temp................86      87      88      82      
Apparent Temp.......94      95      98      89      
Wind (mph)..........E 5     SE 6    SE 8    SE 6    
Wind Gust...........9       12      13      12      
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       2       
Period (s)..........5       5       4       4       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....88
Max Apparent Temp...100
Wind................South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 to 2 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


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FLZ114-221530-
Coastal Gulf-
1118 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019 /1018 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 2019/

.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 (%)...60      30      30      10      
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   PtCldy  
Temp................86      86      87      82      
Apparent Temp.......95      95      97      90      
Wind (mph)..........E 6     SE 9    SE 9    SE 6    
Wind Gust...........12      14      13      11      
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........4       4       3       4       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....87
Max Apparent Temp...98
Wind................South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


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FLZ115-221530-
Coastal Franklin-
1118 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

.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      30      20      10      
Weather Type........Tstms   Tstms   Tstms   MoCldy  
Temp................85      86      87      82      
Apparent Temp.......94      95      96      89      
Wind (mph)..........E 8     SE 9    SE 8    SE 4    
Wind Gust...........12      13      12      10      
Surf Ht (ft)........1       1       1       1       
Period (s)..........4       4       4       4       


.Thursday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....87
Max Apparent Temp...100
Wind................South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf Ht.............1 foot or less.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$