Fort Walton Beach, FL (32548)

3:17 PM CST on February 21, 2018 (GMT -0600)
Hemlock Drive | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Hazard Statement Active Notice: Coastal Hazard Statement

Elev 26 ft 30.42 °N, 86.63 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
74.3 °F
Feels Like 73 °F
N
0.9
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 2.2 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.29 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 5:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 34% visible
METAR KHRT 212056Z 13010KT 10SM OVC008 23/21 A3028 RMK AO2A OVC V BKN CIG 007 RWY36 SLP255 T02330210 56015 $
Pressure 30.29 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 5:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 34% visible
METAR KHRT 212056Z 13010KT 10SM OVC008 23/21 A3028 RMK AO2A OVC V BKN CIG 007 RWY36 SLP255 T02330210 56015 $

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Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:09 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk now in effect through late tonight...

* where... Escambia... Santa Rosa... and Okaloosa County beaches

* impacts... frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected.
The surf is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Rip currents are life-
threatening to anyone entering the surf. 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.