Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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SURFZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ106-232030-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOME EAST AT
                    5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 1 FOOT.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

HIGH TIDE 2.8 FEET AT 6:59 AM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.2 FEET AT 1:38 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.4 FEET AT 7:24 PM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 2:24 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 2.9 FEET AT 7:38 AM SUNDAY
LOW TIDE 0.2 FEET AT 2:18 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.4 FEET AT 8:00 PM SUNDAY

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NCZ108-232030-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOME EAST AT
                    5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 1 FOOT.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

HIGH TIDE 3.9 FEET AT 6:33 AM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 12:30 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.4 FEET AT 6:55 PM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 1:14 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.0 FEET AT 7:14 AM SUNDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 1:14 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.4 FEET AT 7:33 PM SUNDAY

$$

NCZ110-232030-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    EAST SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 1 FOOT.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK EAST TO WEST LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

HIGH TIDE 4.1 FEET AT 6:47 AM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 12:57 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.7 FEET AT 7:01 PM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 1:42 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.2 FEET AT 7:29 AM SUNDAY
LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 1:39 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.7 FEET AT 7:39 PM SUNDAY

$$

SCZ054-232030-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...AROUND 1 FOOT.
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 1 FOOT.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT
                    DEVELOPING IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING.
RIP RISK FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS
                                     ARE STILL
                                     POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND
                                     LOW TIDE...AND NEAR JETTIES
                                     AND PIERS.
RIP RISK SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS
                                     ARE STILL
                                     POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND
                                     LOW TIDE...AND NEAR JETTIES
                                     AND PIERS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

HIGH TIDE 4.9 FEET AT 6:43 AM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 12:42 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.6 FEET AT 6:57 PM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 1:27 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.0 FEET AT 7:25 AM SUNDAY
LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 1:24 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.6 FEET AT 7:35 PM SUNDAY

$$

SCZ056-232030-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
511 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 1 FOOT.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT
                    DEVELOPING IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

HIGH TIDE 4.5 FEET AT 6:46 AM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 12:47 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.1 FEET AT 7:06 PM SATURDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 1:25 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.6 FEET AT 7:30 AM SUNDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 1:29 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.1 FEET AT 7:46 PM SUNDAY

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