Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
254 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ103-302215-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS...
NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON...
CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE
254 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.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: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

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

WEATHER: PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
         IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...5 TO 7 FEET.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...6 TO 9 FEET.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...7 TO 10 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
DUCK PIER...77.
JENNETTES PIER...79.
OREGON INLET MARINA...78.
RODANTHE PIER...80.
AVON PIER...81.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT CAPE HATTERAS...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 1:18 AM WED

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.

$$


NCZ104-302215-
OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OCRACOKE
254 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.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: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

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

WEATHER: NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON.
         HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE...7 TO 10 FEET.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT OCRACOKE INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 1:28 AM WED

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.

$$


NCZ095-302215-
CARTERET-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE...
SHACKLEFORD BANKS...ATLANTIC BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES...EMERALD ISLE
254 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.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: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

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

WEATHER: MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
         IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...7 TO 10 FEET.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...5 TO 7 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
BEAUFORT...82.
ATLANTIC BEACH...81.
BOGUE INLET PIER...83.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT ATLANTIC BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:47 PM
LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM WED

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.

$$


NCZ098-302215-
ONSLOW-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HAMMOCKS BEACH...NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH
254 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.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: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

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

WEATHER: MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
         IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 1:16 AM WED

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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