Beach & Gulf Forecast with Tides thru Mar 14

Forecast as of 3:27 PM EDT on March 9, 2014
Synopsis For The Suwannee River To Destin Out To 60 Nm

Winds will begin to increase ahead of a cold front on Tuesday night and Wednesday to cautionary headline levels...before shifting to the northwest and increasing to advisory levels behind the front.

Forecast as of 3:27 PM EDT on March 9, 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
West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest around 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters smooth.

Monday
North wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters smooth.

Monday Night
Southwest wind around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters smooth.

Tuesday
South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Dominant period 2 seconds. Protected waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night
South wind around 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots late. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 3 seconds. Protected waters smooth increasing to a light to moderate chop. Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms.

Wednesday
Southwest wind around 15 knots becoming west around 20 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet...building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Protected waters a moderate chop increasing to choppy. A chance of showers.

Wednesday Night
Northwest wind 20 to 25 knots becoming north. Seas offshore 6 to 9 feet occasionally up to 11 feet. Seas nearshore 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet. Protected waters rough.

Thursday
North wind around 20 knots becoming around 15 knots. Seas offshore 6 to 8 feet occasionally up to 10 feet...subsiding to 4 to 5 feet in the afternoon. Seas nearshore 3 to 5 feet occasionally up to 6 feet...subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Protected waters choppy becoming a moderate chop.

Thursday Night
North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Protected waters a light to moderate chop.

Friday
East wind around 10 knots becoming southeast. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters smooth.

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Tides for Panama City Beach (outside) starting with March 9, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Su 9 Low 2:14 AM -0.2 7:00 AM Set 1:08 AM 52
9 High 3:52 PM 1.1 6:48 PM Rise 12:58 PM

M 10 Low 3:00 AM -0.2 6:59 AM Set 2:54 AM 62
10 High 5:00 PM 1.1 6:48 PM Rise 1:48 PM

Tu 11 Low 3:35 AM -0.2 6:58 AM Set 3:36 AM 71
11 High 6:04 PM 1.1 6:49 PM Rise 2:40 PM

W 12 Low 4:01 AM -0.1 6:57 AM Set 4:15 AM 79
12 High 7:02 PM 0.9 6:50 PM Rise 3:32 PM

Th 13 Low 4:19 AM 0.0 6:56 AM Set 4:53 AM 86
13 High 7:58 PM 0.9 6:50 PM Rise 4:24 PM

F 14 Low 4:28 AM 0.1 6:54 AM Set 5:28 AM 92
14 High 8:55 PM 0.8 6:51 PM Rise 5:17 PM

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Tides for East Pass (Destin) starting with March 9, 2014.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Su 9 Low 4:24 AM -0.1 7:03 AM Set 1:11 AM 52
9 High 5:36 PM 0.5 6:50 PM Rise 1:00 PM

M 10 Low 5:10 AM -0.1 7:02 AM Set 2:57 AM 62
10 High 6:44 PM 0.5 6:51 PM Rise 1:51 PM

Tu 11 Low 5:45 AM -0.1 7:01 AM Set 3:39 AM 71
11 High 7:48 PM 0.5 6:52 PM Rise 2:42 PM

W 12 Low 6:11 AM -0.0 6:59 AM Set 4:18 AM 79
12 High 8:46 PM 0.4 6:52 PM Rise 3:34 PM

Th 13 Low 6:29 AM 0.0 6:58 AM Set 4:55 AM 86
13 High 9:42 PM 0.4 6:53 PM Rise 4:27 PM

F 14 Low 6:38 AM 0.0 6:57 AM Set 5:31 AM 92
14 High 10:39 PM 0.4 6:54 PM Rise 5:20 PM


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