Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
690
FZUS52 KMHX 280710
SRFMHX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
310 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

NCZ103-282215-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS...
NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON...
CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE
310 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...LOW RISK.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...MODERATE RISK.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...MODERATE RISK.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW...RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY
TIME...ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS...JETTIES AND SAND BARS.

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

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

WEATHER: PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
         THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST
         WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
DUCK PIER...61.
JENNETTES PIER...60.
OREGON INLET MARINA...75.
RODANTHE PIER...67.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT CAPE HATTERAS...

LOW TIDE AT 6:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:56 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:12 AM SUN

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
310 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE...MODERATE RISK.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

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

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

WEATHER: A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
         OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
         THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT OCRACOKE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 7:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:04 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:20 AM SUN

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
310 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...MODERATE RISK.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...MODERATE RISK.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

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

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

WEATHER: A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
         OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
         THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
BEAUFORT...72.
ATLANTIC BEACH...70.
BOGUE INLET PIER...71.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT ATLANTIC BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 6:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:46 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:08 AM SUN

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
310 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...MODERATE RISK.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

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

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

WEATHER: A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
         OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
         THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 6:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:49 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:14 AM SUN

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.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.