800  
FZUS52 KTAE 151505  
SRFTAE  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL  
1105 AM EDT MON JUL 15 2019  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK ALONG PANHANDLE BEACHES THROUGH LATE  
TONIGHT...  
 
   
THE SURF ZONE FORECAST GENERAL OUTLOOK
 
 
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE TODAY. SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS  
WILL GUST UP TO 20 MPH. SURF WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET.  
 
WATER TEMPERATURE:  
85 DEGREES AT PANAMA CITY BEACH.  
84 DEGREES AT THE FSU COASTAL AND MARINE LAB NEAR APALACHICOLA.  
 
   
TIDE INFORMATION FOR MONDAY JULY 15 2019
 
 
SAINT MARKS RIVER ENTRANCE.  
HIGH 02:38 AM ... LOW 07:29 AM ... HIGH 01:42 PM ... LOW 08:53 PM.  
 
APALACHICOLA.  
HIGH 05:58 AM ... LOW 09:16 AM ... HIGH 02:15 PM ... LOW 11:00 PM.  
 
SAINT ANDREWS BAY AT PANAMA CITY.  
HIGH 09:09 AM ... LOW 08:17 PM.  
JULY 15 2019: SUNRISE 646 AM EDT SUNSET 841 PM EDT  
 
FLZ108-161515-  
SOUTH WALTON-  
1005 AM CDT MON JUL 15 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP  
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.  
BEACH FLAGS: DOUBLE RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)  
   
SAFETY INFORMATION
 
 
IN DOUBLE RED FLAG CONDITIONS, THE WATER IS CLOSED. DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ARE OCCURRING. THE SURF AND WATER  
CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS.  
 
THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 
TIME (LOCAL) 10 AM 1 PM 4 PM 7 PM  
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10 10 10 10  
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY  
TEMP................85 88 87 83  
APPARENT TEMP.......96 98 96 90  
WIND (MPH)..........S 9 S 9 SW 8 SW 5  
WIND GUST...........15 14 12 12  
SURF HT (FT)........3 3 2 2  
PERIOD (S)..........6 6 6 6  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.  
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91  
MAX APPARENT TEMP...102  
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH VEERING SOUTHWEST LATE  
IN THE MORNING.  
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.  
UV INDEX............8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 

 
 
FLZ112-161515-  
COASTAL BAY-  
1105 AM EDT MON JUL 15 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP  
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.  
BEACH FLAGS: DOUBLE RED (UPDATED 10 AM LT)  
   
SAFETY INFORMATION
 
 
IN DOUBLE RED FLAG CONDITIONS, THE WATER IS CLOSED. DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ARE OCCURRING. THE SURF AND WATER  
CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS.  
 
THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 
TIME (LOCAL) 10 AM 1 PM 4 PM 7 PM  
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10 10 10 10  
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY  
TEMP................87 90 88 84  
APPARENT TEMP.......97 100 98 92  
WIND (MPH)..........S 6 S 9 SW 9 W 5  
WIND GUST...........13 15 14 13  
SURF HT (FT)........3 3 2 2  
PERIOD (S)..........6 6 6 6  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.  
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....92  
MAX APPARENT TEMP...104  
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH BACKING SOUTHWEST  
LATE IN THE MORNING.  
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.  
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 

 
 
FLZ114-161515-  
COASTAL GULF-  
1105 AM EDT MON JUL 15 2019 /1005 AM CDT MON JUL 15 2019/  
   
TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FORECAST: HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP  
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TODAY.  
BEACH FLAGS: RED (UPDATED 11 AM LT)  
   
SAFETY INFORMATION
 
 
LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. WHEN THE RIP  
CURRENT RISK IS HIGH, THE SURF AND WATER CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR  
ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. IF THE FLAGS ARE CHANGING TO DOUBLE RED,  
REMEMBER THAT MEANS THE WATER IS CLOSED.  
 
THE UV INDEX TODAY IS 8 OR VERY HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 
TIME (LOCAL) 11 AM 2 PM 5 PM 8 PM  
CHANCE PRECIP (%)...10 10 10 10  
WEATHER TYPE........PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY PTCLDY  
TEMP................87 89 88 85  
APPARENT TEMP.......98 100 98 94  
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6 S 9 S 9 SW 5  
WIND GUST...........13 13 13 12  
SURF HT (FT)........2 2 2 2  
PERIOD (S)..........6 6 6 6  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.  
RAIN CHANCES........10 PERCENT  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91  
MAX APPARENT TEMP...105  
WIND................NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH BACKING WEST LATE  
IN THE MORNING.  
SURF HT.............1 TO 2 FEET.  
UV INDEX............7 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 

 
 
FLZ115-161515-  
COASTAL FRANKLIN-  
1105 AM EDT MON JUL 15 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 (%)...10 10 10 10  
WEATHER TYPE........CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
TEMP................87 89 88 85  
APPARENT TEMP.......98 100 98 94  
WIND (MPH)..........SE 6 SE 8 S 8 W 6  
WIND GUST...........13 13 15 15  
SURF HT (FT)........2 2 2 2  
PERIOD (S)..........6 5 5 5  
 
   
TUESDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT FCST....STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE.  
RAIN CHANCES........20 PERCENT  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....91  
MAX APPARENT TEMP...105  
WIND................EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH VEERING SOUTHWEST EARLY  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HT.............1 FOOT OR LESS.  
UV INDEX............6 OR HIGH EXPOSURE.  
 

 
 
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