Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
323 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH
COASTAL GEORGIA

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV
ON THE INTERNET FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE WATCHES...WARNINGS
OR ADVISORIES THAT MAY BE IN EFFECT.

A RIP CURRENT RISK GRAPHIC CAN BE FOUND ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/CHS/BEACH

SCZ050-182030-
CHARLESTON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE ROMAIN...ISLE OF PALMS...
SULLIVANS ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...KIAWAH ISLAND
323 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. USE CAUTION IN THE WATER DUE TO
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS THAT
                    COULD BE LIFE THREATENING. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
                    LIFEGUARD.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 70S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.

.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ048-049-051-182030-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HUNTING ISLAND...FRIPP ISLAND...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND...DAUFUSKIE ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH
323 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. USE CAUTION IN THE WATER DUE TO
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS THAT
                    COULD BE LIFE THREATENING. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
                    LIFEGUARD.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 70S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.

.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-182030-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...TYBEE ISLAND...OSSABAW ISLAND...
WASSAW ISLAND...ST. CATHERINES ISLAND...SAPELO ISLAND
323 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. USE CAUTION IN THE WATER DUE TO
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS THAT
                    COULD BE LIFE THREATENING. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
                    LIFEGUARD.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 70S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.

.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$



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