Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1108 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

NCZ103-282215-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS...
NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON...
CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE
1108 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...HIGH RISK.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...HIGH RISK.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: LOW. ISOLATED CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE.

UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
         THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
         NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...4 TO 5 FEET DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...4 TO 6 FEET DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...4 TO 5 FEET DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
DUCK PIER...76.
JENNETTES PIER...76.
OREGON INLET MARINA...77.
RODANTHE PIER...76.
AVON PIER...79.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT CAPE HATTERAS...

LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 PM
LOW TIDE AT 4:06 AM FRI
HIGH TIDE AT 10:20 AM FRI

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ104-282215-
OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OCRACOKE
1108 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE....

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT OCRACOKE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:04 PM
LOW TIDE AT 4:16 AM FRI
HIGH TIDE AT 10:28 AM FRI

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ095-282215-
CARTERET-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE...
SHACKLEFORD BANKS...ATLANTIC BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES...EMERALD ISLE
1108 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...HIGH RISK.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...4 TO 5 FEET DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...2 TO 4 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
BEAUFORT...78.
BOGUE INLET PIER...79.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT ATLANTIC BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 3:59 AM FRI
HIGH TIDE AT 10:23 AM FRI

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ098-282215-
ONSLOW-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HAMMOCKS BEACH...NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH
1108 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10
         MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...2 TO 4 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
HAMMOCKS BEACH...82.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:48 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 4:04 AM FRI
HIGH TIDE AT 10:22 AM FRI

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$









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