A kite surfer braves the waves of the Gulf of Mexico along Anna Maria Island on Sept. 1 as Hurricane Hermine approached Florida.
A kite surfer braves the waves of the Gulf of Mexico along Anna Maria Island on Sept. 1 as Hurricane Hermine approached Florida. Herald file photo ttompkins@bradenton.com
A kite surfer braves the waves of the Gulf of Mexico along Anna Maria Island on Sept. 1 as Hurricane Hermine approached Florida. Herald file photo ttompkins@bradenton.com

High surf, rip current and fire weather watch issued for coast

December 29, 2016 9:07 PM