099  
FZUS52 KTBW 200835  
SRFTBW  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST FLORIDA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL  
435 AM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
 
CLOUDY SKIES WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS  
TODAY AND MONDAY.  
 

 
 
FLZ139-142-148-149-202045-  
COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CEDAR KEY, HUDSON BEACH,  
AND MCKETHAN PINE ISLAND PARK  
435 AM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-83.  
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
SURF................1 FOOT OR LESS.  
WATER CONDITION.....SMOOTH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...77.  
UVI INDEX...........LOW.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.  
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR PIERS  
AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT CEDAR KEY...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 7:11 AM.  
LOW TIDE AT 12:18 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 5:54 PM.  
 
 
AT SAINT PETERSBURG...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 5:43 PM.  
 
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET...  
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 816 PM EDT  
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 816 PM EDT  
 

 
 
FLZ050-151-155-160-202045-  
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRADENTON BEACH, CLEARWATER BEACH,  
SIESTA KEY, SAINT PETE BEACH, AND VENICE BEACH  
435 AM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-84.  
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
SURF................1 FOOT OR LESS.  
WATER CONDITION.....SMOOTH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...80.  
UVI INDEX...........LOW.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.  
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR PIERS  
AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT SAINT PETERSBURG...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 5:43 PM.  
 
 
AT VENICE INLET...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 3:41 PM.  
 
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET...  
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 816 PM EDT  
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 816 PM EDT  
 

 
 
FLZ162-165-202045-  
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOCA GRANDE, ENGLEWOOD, FORT MYERS BEACH,  
AND SANIBEL ISLAND  
435 AM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-84.  
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
SURF................1 FOOT OR LESS.  
WATER CONDITION.....SMOOTH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...80.  
UVI INDEX...........LOW.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING.  
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR PIERS  
AND JETTIES. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT VENICE INLET...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 3:41 PM.  
 
 
AT FORT MYERS BEACH...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 4:33 PM.  
 
 
AT PUNTA GORDA...  
 
HIGH TIDE AT 6:49 PM.  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET...  
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 810 PM EDT  
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 811 PM EDT  
 

 
 
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