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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

NCZ106-032015-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 70S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 60S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH (6 TO 7).
LIGHTNING THREAT....HIGH. IMPLIES THAT THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY OR
                    EXPECTED.
RIP CURRENT RISK....THE POTENTIAL FOR LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                    IS LOW. HOWEVER RIP CURRENTS CAN STILL OCCUR...
                    ESPECIALLY NEAR INLETS...GROINS...JETTIES AND
                    PIERS.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...MODERATE RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.
OTHER HAZARDS.......MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:39 PM

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NCZ108-032015-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 70S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 60S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH (6 TO 7).
LIGHTNING THREAT....MODERATE. IMPLIES THAT THUNDERSTORMS ARE
                    POSSIBLE.
RIP CURRENT RISK....THE POTENTIAL FOR LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                    IS LOW. HOWEVER RIP CURRENTS CAN STILL OCCUR...
                    ESPECIALLY NEAR INLETS...GROINS...JETTIES AND
                    PIERS.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...MODERATE RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.
OTHER HAZARDS.......MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:14 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:44 PM

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NCZ110-032015-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 70S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT EAST OF OCEAN ISLE BEACH.....AROUND 3 FEET.
SURF HEIGHT FROM OCEAN ISLE BEACH WEST...AROUND 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 70.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH (6 TO 7).
LIGHTNING THREAT....HIGH. IMPLIES THAT THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY OR
                    EXPECTED.
RIP RISK EAST OF OCEAN ISLE BEACH...MODERATE. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                                    CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
                                    SURF ZONE.
RIP RISK FROM OCEAN ISLE BEACH WEST...MODERATE. LIFE THREATENING
                                      RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN
                                      THE SURF ZONE.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.
OTHER HAZARDS.......NONE.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:22 PM

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SCZ054-032015-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 70S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT NORTH OF MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 3 FEET.
SURF HEIGHT FROM MYRTLE BEACH SOUTH...2 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 70.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH (6 TO 7).
LIGHTNING THREAT....HIGH. IMPLIES THAT THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY OR
                    EXPECTED.
RIP RISK NORTH OF MYRTLE BEACH...MODERATE. LIFE THREATENING RIP
                                 CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF
                                 ZONE.
RIP RISK FROM MYRTLE BEACH SOUTH...THE POTENTIAL FOR LIFE
                                   THREATENING RIP CURRENTS IS LOW.
                                   HOWEVER RIP CURRENTS CAN STILL
                                   OCCUR... ESPECIALLY NEAR
                                   INLETS...GROINS...JETTIES AND
                                   PIERS.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.
OTHER HAZARDS.......MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:18 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:51 PM

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SCZ056-032015-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
456 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 70S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...IN THE LOW 70S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH (6 TO 7).
LIGHTNING THREAT....HIGH. IMPLIES THAT THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY OR
                    EXPECTED.
RIP CURRENT RISK....THE POTENTIAL FOR LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                    IS LOW. HOWEVER RIP CURRENTS CAN STILL OCCUR...
                    ESPECIALLY NEAR INLETS...GROINS...JETTIES AND
                    PIERS.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS.
OTHER HAZARDS.......MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:29 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:54 PM


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