Beach & Gulf Forecast with Tides thru Apr 11

Forecast as of 2:42 PM EDT on April 6, 2014
Synopsis For The Suwannee River To Destin Out To 60 Nm

Winds and seas will subside a bit Monday night...then increase back to advisory levels Tuesday night as a low pressure system develops along the North Carolina coast.

Much calmer conditions are likely later this week.

Forecast as of 2:42 PM EDT on April 6, 2014

Small Craft Advisory in effect through Monday evening

Apalachee Bay-
Coastal Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl Out 20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Ochlockonee River To Apalachicola Fl Out To
20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Suwannee River To Keaton Beach Fl Out 20 Nm-
Waters From Apalachicola To Destin Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-
Waters From Suwannee River To Apalachicola Fl From 20 To 60 Nm-

Tonight
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots...becoming south 15 to 20 knots late. Seas 2 to 3 feet increasing to 3 to 5 feet and occasionally up to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters becoming choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Monday
South wind around 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet occasionally up to 8 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters choppy. Numerous showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be severe.

Monday Night
West wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet occasionally up to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. Numerous showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be severe in the evening.

Tuesday
West wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet occasionally up to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. A chance of rain.

Tuesday Night
Northwest wind around 25 knots with higher gusts. Seas building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally up to 13 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Protected waters rough. A slight chance of rain in the evening.

Wednesday
Northwest wind around 20 knots early...becoming 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 8 to 10 feet occasionally up to 13 feet...subsiding to 5 to 7 feet occasionally up to 9 feet in the afternoon. Protected waters choppy...becoming a light to moderate chop in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Thursday Through Friday
East wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.

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Tides for Panama City Beach (outside) starting with April 6, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Su 6 Low 12:05 AM -0.1 6:27 AM Set 12:48 AM 35
6 High 1:32 PM 1.3 7:05 PM Rise 11:40 AM

M 7 Low 12:55 AM 0.0 6:25 AM Set 1:31 AM 45
7 High 2:29 PM 1.2 7:06 PM Rise 12:32 PM

Tu 8 Low 1:32 AM 0.0 6:24 AM Set 2:12 AM 54
8 High 3:35 PM 1.1 7:06 PM Rise 1:23 PM

W 9 Low 1:57 AM 0.1 6:23 AM Set 2:50 AM 64
9 High 4:55 PM 0.9 7:07 PM Rise 2:16 PM

Th 10 Low 2:12 AM 0.2 6:22 AM Set 3:26 AM 72
10 High 6:27 PM 0.8 7:08 PM Rise 3:08 PM

F 11 Low 2:15 AM 0.3 6:21 AM Set 4:01 AM 80
11 High 9:48 AM 0.7 7:08 PM Rise 4:02 PM
11 Low 2:12 PM 0.6
11 High 8:06 PM 0.7

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Tides for East Pass (Destin) starting with April 6, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Su 6 Low 2:15 AM -0.0 6:29 AM Set 12:50 AM 35
6 High 3:16 PM 0.6 7:08 PM Rise 11:43 AM

M 7 Low 3:05 AM 0.0 6:28 AM Set 1:34 AM 45
7 High 4:13 PM 0.5 7:09 PM Rise 12:34 PM

Tu 8 Low 3:42 AM 0.0 6:27 AM Set 2:15 AM 54
8 High 5:19 PM 0.5 7:09 PM Rise 1:26 PM

W 9 Low 4:07 AM 0.0 6:25 AM Set 2:53 AM 64
9 High 6:39 PM 0.4 7:10 PM Rise 2:18 PM

Th 10 Low 4:22 AM 0.1 6:24 AM Set 3:29 AM 72
10 High 8:11 PM 0.4 7:10 PM Rise 3:11 PM

F 11 Low 4:25 AM 0.1 6:23 AM Set 4:03 AM 80
11 High 11:32 AM 0.3 7:11 PM Rise 4:04 PM
11 Low 4:22 PM 0.2
11 High 9:50 PM 0.3


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