Panama City Beach Warning Flags

Beach conditions are provided by Beach & Surf Patrol

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What Each Flag Means

Double red flag with line through it

DOUBLE RED FLAG: Very High Hazard and water closed to public; 

 

RED FLAG: High Hazard with high surf and strong currents;


Single yellow flag

YELLOW FLAG: Medium Hazard with moderate surf and.or strong currents;


Single green flag

GREEN FLAG: Low Hazard with calm conditions, but caution still advised;


Single Purple flag

PURPLE FLAG: Dangerous marine life.