437  
FZUS52 KTAE 250117  
SRFTAE  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL  
916 PM EDT THU SEP 24 2020  
 
FLZ108-250800-  
SOUTH WALTON-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF SANDESTIN, SANTA ROSA BEACH,  
AND TURQUOISE BEACH  
816 PM CDT THU SEP 24 2020  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............HIGH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
UV INDEX**..................VERY HIGH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........79 DEGREES.  
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TIDES...  
PANAMA CITY..............LOW AT 04:15 PM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:35 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:37 PM.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............MODERATE.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TIDES...  
PANAMA CITY..............HIGH AT 05:50 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:36 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:36 PM.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT.  
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IS LOW, HOWEVER,  
LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF GROINS,  
JETTIES, REEFS, AND PIERS.  
* MODERATE RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
SURF ZONE.  
* HIGH RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF  
ZONE.  
 
** FOR LIGHTNING, WATERSPOUT, AND UV DEFINITIONS SEE:  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BEACH/TAE  
 

 
 
FLZ112-250800-  
COASTAL BAY-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF PANAMA CITY BEACH AND MAGNOLIA BEACH  
816 PM CDT THU SEP 24 2020  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............HIGH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
UV INDEX**..................VERY HIGH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........79 DEGREES.  
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
TIDES...  
PANAMA CITY..............LOW AT 04:15 PM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:33 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:35 PM.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............MODERATE.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TIDES...  
PANAMA CITY..............HIGH AT 05:50 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:34 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:34 PM.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT.  
PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IS LOW, HOWEVER,  
LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF GROINS,  
JETTIES, REEFS, AND PIERS.  
* MODERATE RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
SURF ZONE.  
* HIGH RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF  
ZONE.  
 
** FOR LIGHTNING, WATERSPOUT, AND UV DEFINITIONS SEE:  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BEACH/TAE  
 

 
 
FLZ114-250800-  
COASTAL GULF-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF SAINT JOE BEACH  
816 PM CDT THU SEP 24 2020  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK*...  
W FACING BEACHES.........HIGH.  
S FACING BEACHES.........HIGH.  
STATE PARK BEACHES.......HIGH.  
SURF HEIGHT...  
W FACING BEACHES.........AROUND 1 FOOT.  
S FACING BEACHES.........AROUND 1 FOOT.  
STATE PARK BEACHES.......AROUND 1 FOOT.  
UV INDEX**..................VERY HIGH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........77 DEGREES.  
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
TIDES...  
APALACHICOLA.............HIGH AT 09:14 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:31 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:34 PM.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK*...  
W FACING BEACHES.........MODERATE.  
S FACING BEACHES.........MODERATE.  
STATE PARK BEACHES.......MODERATE.  
SURF HEIGHT...  
W FACING BEACHES.........1 FOOT OR LESS.  
S FACING BEACHES.........AROUND 1 FOOT.  
STATE PARK BEACHES.......AROUND 1 FOOT.  
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TIDES...  
APALACHICOLA.............LOW AT 07:09 AM EDT.  
HIGH AT 10:54 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:32 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:32 PM.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT.  
PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IS LOW, HOWEVER,  
LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF GROINS,  
JETTIES, REEFS, AND PIERS.  
* MODERATE RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
SURF ZONE.  
* HIGH RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF  
ZONE.  
 
** FOR LIGHTNING, WATERSPOUT, AND UV DEFINITIONS SEE:  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BEACH/TAE  
 

 
 
FLZ115-250800-  
COASTAL FRANKLIN-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF APALACHICOLA  
916 PM EDT THU SEP 24 2020  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............HIGH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................1 FOOT OR LESS.  
UV INDEX**..................VERY HIGH.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........76 DEGREES.  
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
TIDES...  
APALACHICOLA.............HIGH AT 09:14 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:30 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:32 PM.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK............MODERATE.  
SURF HEIGHT.................1 FOOT OR LESS.  
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 80S.  
WINDS.......................NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TIDES...  
APALACHICOLA.............LOW AT 07:09 AM EDT.  
HIGH AT 10:54 AM EDT.  
SUNRISE.....................7:30 AM.  
SUNSET......................7:31 PM.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. SURF HEIGHT 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK*. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IS LOW, HOWEVER,  
LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF GROINS,  
JETTIES, REEFS, AND PIERS.  
* MODERATE RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
SURF ZONE.  
* HIGH RISK - LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF  
ZONE.  
 
** FOR LIGHTNING, WATERSPOUT, AND UV DEFINITIONS SEE:  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BEACH/TAE  
 

 
 
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