Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Surf Zone Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

NCZ106-242015-
Coastal Pender-
Including the beaches of Surf City and Topsail Island
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 80s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Lower 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Moderate. Implies that thunderstorms are
                    possible.
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Life threatening rip currents are
                    possible in the surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak to moderate north to south longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Topsail Inlet...

Low tide at 4:48 AM
High tide at 10:16 AM
Low tide at 5:04 PM
High tide at 10:37 PM

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NCZ108-242015-
Coastal New Hanover-
Including the beaches of Wrightsville Beach, Masonboro Island,
Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Fort Fisher
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 80s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Lower 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Moderate. Implies that thunderstorms are
                    possible.
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Life threatening rip currents are
                    possible in the surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak to moderate north to south longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Mercer Pier...

Low tide at 3:54 AM
High tide at 9:59 AM
Low tide at 4:08 PM
High tide at 10:18 PM

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NCZ110-242015-
Coastal Brunswick-
Including the beaches of Bald Head Island, Oak Island, Holden Beach,
Ocean Isle Beach, and Sunset Beach
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 80s.
WINDS...............North winds around 5 mph becoming southeast
                    5 to 10 mph.
Surf Height East of Ocean Isle Beach.....Around 2 feet.
Surf Height from Ocean Isle Beach West...1 to 2 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Low 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Moderate. Implies that thunderstorms are
                    possible.
Rip Risk East of Ocean Isle Beach...The potential for life
                                    threatening rip currents is
                                    low. However rip currents can
                                    still occur...especially near
                                    inlets...groins...jetties and
                                    piers.
Rip Risk from Ocean Isle Beach West...The potential for life
                                      threatening rip currents is
                                      low. However rip currents can
                                      still occur...especially near
                                      inlets...groins...jetties and
                                      piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak east to west longshore current.
TIDE INFORMATION...

At Lockwoods Folly...

Low tide at 4:17 AM
High tide at 10:14 AM
Low tide at 4:32 PM
High tide at 10:25 PM

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SCZ054-242015-
Coastal Horry-
Including the beaches of Cherry Grove, North Myrtle Beach,
Atlantic Beach, Windy Hill, Myrtle Beach Grandstrand, Surfside Beach,
and Garden City
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms
                    likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 80s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 5 mph becoming southeast
                    5 to 10 mph.
Surf Height North of Myrtle Beach.....1 to 2 feet.
Surf Height from Myrtle Beach South...Around 2 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Low 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....High. Implies that thunderstorms are likely or
                    expected.
Rip Risk North of Myrtle Beach...The potential for life threatening
                                 rip currents is low. However rip
                                 currents can still
                                 occur...especially near
                                 inlets...groins...jetties and
                                 piers.
Rip Risk from Myrtle Beach South...The potential for life
                                   threatening rip currents is low.
                                   However rip currents can still
                                   occur...especially near
                                   inlets...groins...jetties and
                                   piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak south to north longshore current developing.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Springmaid Pier...

Low tide at 4:02 AM
High tide at 10:10 AM
Low tide at 4:17 PM
High tide at 10:21 PM

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SCZ056-242015-
Coastal Georgetown-
Including the beaches of Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach,
Pawleys Island, Debidue Beach, and Cat Island
512 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms
                    likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 80s.
WINDS...............West winds around 5 mph becoming southeast
                    5 to 10 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........Around 2 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very high.
LIGHTNING THREAT....High. Implies that thunderstorms are likely or
                    expected.
RIP CURRENT RISK....The potential for life threatening rip currents
                    is low. However rip currents can still
                    occur...especially near
                    inlets...groins...jetties and piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak south to north longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Winyah Bay Entrance...

Low tide at 4:06 AM
High tide at 10:23 AM
Low tide at 4:24 PM
High tide at 10:34 PM


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