Surf Forecast
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SURFZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ106-170000-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........4 TO 6 FEET.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 60.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONG
                    OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES. PEOPLE
                    VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

HIGH TIDE 2.9 FEET AT 9:04 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 3:41 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.7 FEET AT 9:27 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 4:31 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 2.8 FEET AT 9:45 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 4:22 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.7 FEET AT 10:10 PM THURSDAY

$$

NCZ108-170000-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........4 TO 6 FEET.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 60.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONG
                    OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES. PEOPLE
                    VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

HIGH TIDE 3.9 FEET AT 8:45 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.4 FEET AT 2:56 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.7 FEET AT 9:11 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.4 FEET AT 3:32 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.8 FEET AT 9:29 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.4 FEET AT 3:37 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.7 FEET AT 9:57 PM THURSDAY

$$

NCZ110-170000-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE.
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT
                    STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

HIGH TIDE 4.3 FEET AT 8:47 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 3:16 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.0 FEET AT 9:15 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 3:54 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.3 FEET AT 9:29 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 3:58 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.0 FEET AT 9:59 PM THURSDAY

$$

SCZ054-170000-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...AROUND 3 FEET.
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 4 FEET.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING.
RIP RISK FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...HIGH. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS
                                     SUPPORT STRONG OR NUMEROUS RIP
                                     CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES.
                                     PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES
                                     SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE WATER.
RIP RISK SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....HIGH. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS
                                     SUPPORT STRONG OR NUMEROUS RIP
                                     CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES.
                                     PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES
                                     SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE WATER.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

HIGH TIDE 5.2 FEET AT 8:43 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 3:01 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 6.0 FEET AT 9:11 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 3:39 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.1 FEET AT 9:25 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 3:43 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 6.0 FEET AT 9:55 PM THURSDAY

$$

SCZ056-170000-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
745 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25
                    MPH...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SURF HEIGHT.........4 TO 6 FEET.
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 60S.
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10).
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING.
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH. WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONG
                    OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES. PEOPLE
                    VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER.
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS.


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

HIGH TIDE 4.6 FEET AT 8:58 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 3:03 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.3 FEET AT 9:26 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 3:47 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.6 FEET AT 9:39 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 3:46 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.3 FEET AT 10:08 PM THURSDAY

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