October 19th, 2010 10:15am
Beach Conditions for Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte Counties:
- Gulf temperature: 76°F
- Heat index: 77°F
- Surf conditions: Light chop with 1-2 foot surf
- Tanning index: 7
- Tides in Sarasota: Low 5:47 p.m. / High 11:22 a.m. Venice: Low 5:07 p.m. /High 10:58 p.m.
- Weather: Low 63°F / High 82°F / 10% chance of rain
- Wind: ENE 4-8 knots
- Sunset: 6:58 p.m.
Florida County Health Departments test beach water and issue health advisories or warnings when high concentrations of bacteria are confirmed:
- Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte County Beaches: No water quality advisories as of Oct. 11, 2010