Surf Forecast
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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
339 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

For the beaches of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal
Georgia

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards or visit weather.gov for
information on possible watches, warnings, or advisories that may be
in effect.

A rip current graphic can be found at weather.gov/chs/beach.

SCZ050-152015-
Charleston-
Including the beaches of Cape Romain, Isle of Palms,
Sullivans Island, Folly Beach, and Kiawah Island
339 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Use caution in the water due to
                    stronger or more frequent rip currents that
                    could be life threatening. Always swim near a
                    lifeguard.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 80s.
WINDS...............Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming
southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

$$

SCZ048-049-051-152015-
Beaufort-Coastal Colleton-Coastal Jasper-
Including the beaches of Hunting Island, Fripp Island,
Hilton Head Island, Daufuskie Island, and Edisto Beach
339 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Use caution in the water due to
                    stronger or more frequent rip currents that
                    could be life threatening. Always swim near a
                    lifeguard.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 80s.
WINDS...............Southwest winds around 10 mph.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 5 to 10 mph,
becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-152015-
Coastal Bryan-Coastal Chatham-Coastal Liberty-Coastal McIntosh-
Including the beaches of Tybee Island, Ossabaw Island, Wassaw Island,
St. Catherines Island, and Sapelo Island
339 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Use caution in the water due to
                    stronger or more frequent rip currents that
                    could be life threatening. Always swim near a
                    lifeguard.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 90.
WINDS...............West winds around 10 mph.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 80s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Extreme.

.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 5 to 10 mph,
becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

$$



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