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Please call our Beach Conditions Hotline at 954-828-4597 for information.

We apology for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience. Enjoy our beautiful beach and stay safe.



Date/Time:

Saturday, July 30th, 2016 at 8:00 AM.

Weather Forecast:

Partly cloudy. High 91 degrees. Winds Southeast at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Humidity is 67%; Barometric pressure 30.04 inches; Sunrise today was at 6:45 am, and Sunset will be at 8:07 pm. Visibility 10 miles; The UV index today will be 10 out of 10, so please where your sunscreen.

Current Weather:

Partly cloudy. Winds are calm. Air temperature of 80 degrees.  

Marine Forecast:

Today: East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Dominant wave period 2 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Tonight: East southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas less than 2 feet. Dominant wave period 3 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Ocean Water Conditions: Flat/calm, north-running current, and excellent visibility.
Intracoastal Water Conditions: A light chop.

Air Temperature:

The air temperature currently is 80 degrees and the temperature range today will be 79-91 degrees.
Water Temperature (Ocean): 85 degrees.

High Tide:

6:21 PM @ +3 feet.

Low Tide:

11:50 AM @ -0.35 feet.

Wind Direction/Speed:

The wind currently is calm, and will range today from 10-15 mph, predominantly out of the Southeast.

Sea Pests:

Sea Lice (the larval form of the Thimble Jellyfish).

Current Warning Flags:

Today we will be flying GREEN and PURPLE flags for low-hazard bathing conditions, with rip currents and Sea Lice. Please remember to always swim in front of a lifeguard, on a lifeguarded beach, and to consult that lifeguard on duty before entering the ocean, as conditions are always subject to change. Thank you for checking our webpage, and have a safe day! Lt. Jim McCrady