Hourly Florida Panhandle to Orange Beach Alabama Surf Report

Friday April 19 10:18 PM EDT

Today's Wave height and wind

Aloha Panhandlers this is the machine with the Friday after hours surf report. into the hour. Surf is up! Take a look! Minimal Shin to Knee pulse. Currently on Panama City Beach west-southwest winds around 8 knots. . Check out the 16 day wave and wind forecast

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16 Day Surf Forecast

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Off-Season Tropics

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Coastal Panhandle Weather & Alerts

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42012 Wave Buoy

Orange Beach Al
Timestamp 09:50 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 162 ° SSE
Wave height: 1.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 6 s
Average Wave Period : 4.3 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
09:00 PM 2.0--SSE
07:00 PM 2.0--SSE
07:00 PM 2.0--SSE
06:00 PM 2.0--SSE
05:00 PM 2.0--S
04:00 PM 2.0--S

42036 Wave Buoy

West Tampa
Timestamp 09:50 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 200 ° SSW
Wave height: 0.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 6 s
Average Wave Period : 4.5 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
09:00 PM 1.06SW
07:00 PM 1.06SSW
07:00 PM 1.06SSW
06:00 PM 1.06SSW
05:00 PM 1.07SSW
04:00 PM 1.05SSW


Sunrise and Sunset

Destin Florida

Sunrise6:11 am
Sunset7:18 pm

Dauphin Island Alabama

Sunrise6:17 am
Sunset7:24 pm

Panama City Beach Florida

Sunrise6:08 am
Sunset7:12 pm

Moon Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Tides Panhandle

Navarre Beach

DateTimeFeetTide
2024/04/19 02:43 AM0.31 L
2024/04/19 10:29 AM0.60 H
2024/04/19 12:38 PM0.58 L
2024/04/19 08:00 PM0.88 H

Panama City Beach

DateTimeFeetTide
2024/04/19 02:15 AM0.25 L
2024/04/19 09:29 AM0.60 H
2024/04/19 11:59 AM0.56 L
2024/04/19 08:26 PM0.81 H

Alabama Point

DateTimeFeetTide
2024/04/19 06:00 AM0.19 L
2024/04/19 09:10 PM0.62 H

PCBF1 Wind Station

Panama City Beach
Timestamp: 09:30 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 240 ° WSW
Wind Speed: 7.6 kts
Wind Gusts: 7.6 kts
Baromertic Pressure: 1017.3 mb
Air Temperature: 73 °f
Water Temperature: 75 °f
TimeWind SpeedWind GustDirection
09:00 PM 7.6 9.5 WSW
08:00 PM 9.5 11.4 WSW
07:00 PM 9.5 11.4 WSW
06:00 PM 9.5 11.4 SW
05:00 PM 11.4 11.4 SW
04:00 PM 11.4 13.3 SW
03:00 PM 9.5 11.4 SW
02:00 PM 7.6 9.5 SW
01:00 PM 7.6 7.6 SW
12:00 PM 5.7 5.7 SW


PCLF1 Wind Station

Pensacola
Timestamp: 09:30 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 230 ° SW
Wind Speed: 3.8 kts
Wind Gusts: 9.5 kts
Baromertic Pressure: 1017.3 mb
Air Temperature: 75 °f
TimeWind SpeedWind GustDirection
09:00 PM 7.6 9.5 WSW
08:00 PM 9.5 11.4 WSW
07:00 PM 9.5 11.4 WSW
06:00 PM 9.5 11.4 SW
05:00 PM 11.4 11.4 SW
04:00 PM 11.4 13.3 SW
03:00 PM 9.5 11.4 SW
02:00 PM 7.6 9.5 SW
01:00 PM 7.6 7.6 SW
12:00 PM 5.7 5.7 SW



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