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Surf Forecast (SRF)

Issued by Tallahassee, FL (TAE)

                            
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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
331 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019


.THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK...

A few showers are expected at area beaches today. While dense fog
will continue this morning, visibilities will increase by mid
morning, however fog will linger over the water through the day.
Winds will be south around 10 mph with surf heights of 2 to 3
feet.

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


.Tide information for Sunday February 17 2019...

Saint Marks River Entrance.
Low 06:43 AM ... High 01:24 PM ... Low 06:36 PM.

Apalachicola.
High 12:04 AM ... Low 08:54 AM ... High 04:30 PM ... Low 08:31 PM.

Saint Andrews Bay at Panama City.
Low 05:55 AM ... High 08:12 PM.
February 17 2019: Sunrise 716 AM EST ...  Sunset 627 PM EST ...


FLZ108-180845-
South Walton-
231 AM CST Sun Feb 17 2019

.TODAY...

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

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.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)        6 am    9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...20      20      30      30      20      
Weather Type........Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   
Temp................64      68      71      71      68      
Apparent Temp.......64      68      71      71      68      
Wind (mph)..........S 8     S 10    S 12    S 11    S 10    
Wind Gust...........13      15      16      15      14      
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       3       2       2       
Period (s)..........6       6       5       5       5       


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........30 percent
High Temperature....67
Max Apparent Temp...65
Wind................Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............3 to 5 feet.
UV Index............8 or very high exposure.


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FLZ112-180845-
Coastal Bay-
331 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.TODAY...

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

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.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)        6 am    9 am    12 pm   3 pm    6 pm    
Chance Precip (%)...10      10      30      30      20      
Weather Type........MoCldy  MoCldy  Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   
Temp................64      68      72      72      69      
Apparent Temp.......64      68      72      72      69      
Wind (mph)..........S 8     S 10    S 12    S 11    S 10    
Wind Gust...........14      16      18      17      16      
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       3       3       3       
Period (s)..........6       6       6       5       5       


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........40 percent
High Temperature....69
Max Apparent Temp...69
Wind................Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf Ht.............3 to 5 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ114-180845-
Coastal Gulf-
331 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019 /231 AM CST Sun Feb 17 2019/

.TODAY...

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

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.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 (%)...10      10      30      30      20      
Weather Type........MoCldy  MoCldy  Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   
Temp................63      68      71      70      68      
Apparent Temp.......63      68      71      70      68      
Wind (mph)..........S 8     S 10    S 12    S 11    S 10    
Wind Gust...........14      15      16      16      16      
Surf Ht (ft)........2       2       3       2       3       
Period (s)..........6       6       5       5       5       


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........40 percent
High Temperature....71
Max Apparent Temp...71
Wind................Northwest winds around 5 mph veering northeast
                    5 to 15 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Surf Ht.............2 to 4 feet.
UV Index............7 or high exposure.


$$

FLZ115-180845-
Coastal Franklin-
331 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.TODAY...

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

Rip Current Forecast: Strong and frequent rip currents are possible
today.

.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 (%)...10      10      30      30      30      
Weather Type........MoCldy  MoCldy  Shwrs   Shwrs   Shwrs   
Temp................62      67      69      68      66      
Apparent Temp.......62      67      69      68      66      
Wind (mph)..........S 6     S 9     S 10    S 9     S 9     
Wind Gust...........14      15      15      15      16      
Surf Ht (ft)........2       1       2       2       2       
Period (s)..........4       4       4       5       5       


.Monday...

Rip Current Fcst....Strong and frequent rip currents are possible.
Rain Chances........50 percent
High Temperature....71
Max Apparent Temp...72
Wind................West winds up to 5 mph veering northeast in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Surf Ht.............1 to 3 feet.
UV Index............6 or high exposure.


$$