Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Surf Zone Forecast for Eastern North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
511 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

NCZ103-232115-
Outer Banks Dare-
Including the beaches of Duck, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills,
Nags Head, Rodanthe, Avon, Buxton,
and Cape Hatteras National Seashore
511 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...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.

LIGHTNING RISK: None. No cloud to ground lightning expected.
UV INDEX: High, from 10 AM to 4 PM.
WEATHER: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

SURF HEIGHT:
Duck to Rodanthe...5 to 7 feet.
Rodanthe to Cape Hatteras...6 to 8 feet.
Cape Hatteras to Hatteras Inlet...5 to 7 feet.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
Duck Pier...75.
Oregon Inlet Marina...77.
Rodanthe Pier...75.

TIDE INFORMATION:
at Cape Hatteras...
High tide at 10:10 AM.
Low tide at 4:27 PM.
High tide at 10:28 PM.
Low tide at 4:30 AM Sun.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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NCZ104-232115-
Outer Banks Hyde-
Including the beaches of Ocracoke
511 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

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

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
Ocracoke...High Risk.

LIGHTNING RISK: None. No cloud to ground lightning expected.
UV INDEX: High, from 10 AM to 4 PM.
WEATHER: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10
         mph.

SURF HEIGHT:
Ocracoke...5 to 7 feet.

TIDE INFORMATION:
at Ocracoke Inlet...
High tide at 10:18 AM.
Low tide at 4:37 PM.
High tide at 10:36 PM.
Low tide at 4:40 AM Sun.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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NCZ095-232115-
Carteret-
Including the beaches of Cape Lookout National Seashore,
Shackleford Banks, Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores,
and Emerald Isle
511 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...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.

LIGHTNING RISK: None. No cloud to ground lightning expected.
UV INDEX: High, from 10 AM to 4 PM.
WEATHER: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph,
         becoming northeast in the afternoon.

SURF HEIGHT:
Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout...5 to 7 feet.
Cape Lookout to Bogue Inlet...3 to 5 feet.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
Beaufort...76.
Atlantic Beach...76.
Bogue Inlet Pier...77.

TIDE INFORMATION:
at Atlantic Beach...
High tide at 10:09 AM.
Low tide at 4:13 PM.
High tide at 10:24 PM.
Low tide at 4:22 AM Sun.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

&&

$$

NCZ098-232115-
Onslow-
Including the beaches of Hammocks Beach and North Topsail Beach
511 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

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

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
Bogue Inlet to Surf City...High Risk.

LIGHTNING RISK: None. No cloud to ground lightning expected.
UV INDEX: High, from 10 AM to 4 PM.
WEATHER: Sunny this morning, then partly cloudy. Highs in the lower
         80s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming east in the
         afternoon.

SURF HEIGHT:
Bogue Inlet to Surf City...3 to 5 feet.

TIDE INFORMATION:
at North Topsail Beach...
High tide at 10:12 AM.
Low tide at 4:25 PM.
High tide at 10:30 PM.
Low tide at 4:28 AM Sun.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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