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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
United States
ChannelsDigital: 25 (UHF)
Virtual: 58
BrandingBeach TV
Subchannels58.1 Independent/Tourist Info
(tourist info)
OwnerBeach TV Properties, Inc.
First air date
August 1, 1998; 23 years ago (1998-08-01)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 58 (UHF, 1998–2009)
Technical information
Facility ID54938
ERP39.8 kW
HAAT61 m (200 ft)
Transmitter coordinates30°23′49″N 86°30′27″W / 30.39694°N 86.50750°W / 30.39694; -86.50750
Translator(s)22 (UHF) WDES-CD 58.1 (Miramar Beach/Destin)

WAWD, branded as Beach TV, is an independent television station in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, providing advertising and infomercials targeting the visitors of Fort Walton Beach and Pensacola. The transmitter is located near SR 87, north of Navarre, Florida.

The station is owned by Beach TV Properties, which also owns several tourist stations across the southeastern US.

Digital television

Digital channel

Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming[1]
58.1 720p 16:9 WAWD-DT Main WAWD programming