Feb. 26 Surf Report: Red flags, rough seas

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Published: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:17 PM.

Flag: Double Red - SCA is in effect thru tomorrow am
Wave size: head high++ (BUOYS at 11ft w/6ft swell hgt)
Swell Direction: WSW/W
Shape: poor form / VICTORY AT SEA conditions / chopped out washing machine all over the place.
Trend: consistent & BIG - surf all week
Tide: L-5:33a 0.1 H-11:35a 0.3 L-3:42p 0.2 H-10:54p 0.6) 2/27:L-5:14a 0.2 H-11:03a 0.5 L-5:35p 0.1 (2/28:H-12:29a 0.4 L-4:20a 0.3 H-11:06a 0.6 L-7:14p 0.0) 3/1:H-11:31a 0.8 L-9:00p -0.1 (3/2:H-12:12p 1.0 L-10:52p -0.2) 3/3:H-1:06p 1.1
Wind Speed: 15-30mph & GUSTY!
Wind Direction: W
Water Temp & Clarity: 59dg & murky from all the wave action

Cloudy w/some sun breaking thru & mild temps in 60s & VERY WINDY! Double Red Flags w/SCA in effect thru tomorrow (head high++ / VICTORY AT SEA CONDITIONS = waves are all over the place washing machine like conditions.) Buoys at 11ft+ w/6ft+ swell hgt. Water is stirred up & murky from all the wave action -lots of whitewater at 59dg. (Tide: L-5:33a 0.1 H-11:35p 0.3 L-3:42p 0.2 H-10:54p 0.6 Inlet/Channel Tides at St. Andrew's) Expect same tomorrow & waves all week. COLD temps on the way & SPRING BREAK kicks into full gear this weekend!

Surf report courtesy of Mr. Surf's Surf Shop in Panama City Beach.

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