Beach & Gulf Forecast with Tides thru Apr 17

Forecast as of 3:37 PM EDT on April 12, 2014
Synopsis For The Suwannee River To Destin Out To 60 Nm

Onshore winds and seas will remain light to moderate through Monday before increasing to at least cautionary levels out of the southwest on Monday night into Tuesday out ahead of the next low pressure system and cold frontal boundary.

In its wake...cautionary to possibly advisory level offshore winds and seas are expected to move into the marine area on Tuesday night into Wednesday.

Forecast as of 3:37 PM EDT on April 12, 2014

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
East wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters smooth increasing to a light to moderate chop.

Sunday
Southeast wind around 15 knots becoming around 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Sunday Night
Southeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet except 1 to 2 feet in Apalachee Bay. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light chop.

Monday
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Monday Night
South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest around 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Protected waters a light to moderate chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest around 20 knots by late afternoon. Seas building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet. Seas 2 to 4 feet in Apalachee Bay. Protected waters a moderate chop to choppy. Numerous showers and thunderstorms.

Tuesday Night
North wind around 20 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet. Seas 2 to 4 feet in Apalachee Bay. Protected waters choppy becoming a light to moderate chop. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Wednesday
Northeast wind 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet occasionally up to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Protected waters a light chop. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

Wednesday Night
Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet occasionally up to 5 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop increasing to choppy.

Thursday
East wind around 20 knots. Seas building to 4 to 6 feet occasionally up to 8 feet. Seas 2 to 5 feet in Apalachee Bay. Protected waters choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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Tides for Panama City Beach (outside) starting with April 12, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Sa 12 Low 2:04 AM 0.5 6:20 AM Set 4:35 AM 87
12 High 9:00 AM 0.8 7:09 PM Rise 4:56 PM
12 Low 3:24 PM 0.4
12 High 9:58 PM 0.6

Su 13 Low 1:28 AM 0.5 6:18 AM Set 5:10 AM 93
13 High 8:45 AM 0.9 7:10 PM Rise 5:52 PM
13 Low 4:19 PM 0.3

M 14 High 8:48 AM 1.1 6:17 AM Set 5:46 AM 97
14 Low 5:10 PM 0.1 7:10 PM Rise 6:49 PM

Tu 15 High 9:04 AM 1.3 6:16 AM Set 6:25 AM 99
15 Low 6:05 PM 0.0 7:11 PM Rise 7:48 PM

W 16 High 9:32 AM 1.4 6:15 AM Set 7:07 AM 99
16 Low 7:06 PM -0.1 7:11 PM Rise 8:48 PM

Th 17 High 10:09 AM 1.5 6:14 AM Set 7:53 AM 97
17 Low 8:16 PM -0.2 7:12 PM Rise 9:49 PM

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Tides for East Pass (Destin) starting with April 12, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Sa 12 Low 4:14 AM 0.2 6:22 AM Set 4:38 AM 87
12 High 10:44 AM 0.4 7:12 PM Rise 4:59 PM
12 Low 5:34 PM 0.1
12 High 11:42 PM 0.3

Su 13 Low 3:38 AM 0.2 6:21 AM Set 5:12 AM 93
13 High 10:29 AM 0.4 7:12 PM Rise 5:55 PM
13 Low 6:29 PM 0.1

M 14 High 10:32 AM 0.5 6:20 AM Set 5:49 AM 97
14 Low 7:20 PM 0.0 7:13 PM Rise 6:52 PM

Tu 15 High 10:48 AM 0.6 6:19 AM Set 6:27 AM 99
15 Low 8:15 PM 0.0 7:14 PM Rise 7:51 PM

W 16 High 11:16 AM 0.6 6:17 AM Set 7:09 AM 99
16 Low 9:16 PM -0.0 7:14 PM Rise 8:51 PM

Th 17 High 11:53 AM 0.7 6:16 AM Set 7:55 AM 97
17 Low 10:26 PM -0.1 7:15 PM Rise 9:52 PM


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