Surf Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 281944 SRFMHX SURF ZONE FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 344 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015 NCZ103-291945- OUTER BANKS DARE- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS... NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON... CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE 344 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015 .FRIDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: DUCK TO RODANTHE...MODERATE RISK. RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...MODERATE RISK. CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 80. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: DUCK TO RODANTHE...2 TO 4 FEET. RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...2 TO 4 FEET. CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...3 TO 4 FEET. AREA WATER TEMPERATURES: DUCK PIER...54. AVALON PIER...56. JENNETTES PIER...58. OREGON INLET MARINA...76. RODANTHE PIER...71. AVON PIER...75. TIDE INFORMATION: AT CAPE HATTERAS... HIGH TIDE AT 4:47 PM LOW TIDE AT 11:03 PM HIGH TIDE AT 4:51 AM FRI LOW TIDE AT 10:58 AM FRI ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$ NCZ104-291945- OUTER BANKS HYDE- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OCRACOKE 344 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015 .FRIDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: OCRACOKE...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: OCRACOKE...3 TO 4 FEET. TIDE INFORMATION: AT OCRACOKE INLET... HIGH TIDE AT 4:55 PM LOW TIDE AT 11:13 PM HIGH TIDE AT 4:59 AM FRI LOW TIDE AT 11:08 AM FRI ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$ NCZ095-291945- CARTERET- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE... SHACKLEFORD BANKS...ATLANTIC BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES...EMERALD ISLE 344 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015 .FRIDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...MODERATE RISK. CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 80. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...2 TO 4 FEET. CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...2 TO 3 FEET. AREA WATER TEMPERATURES: BEAUFORT...75. ATLANTIC BEACH...74. BOGUE INLET PIER...75. TIDE INFORMATION: AT ATLANTIC BEACH... HIGH TIDE AT 4:32 PM LOW TIDE AT 10:42 PM HIGH TIDE AT 4:32 AM FRI LOW TIDE AT 10:49 AM FRI ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$ NCZ098-291945- ONSLOW- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HAMMOCKS BEACH...NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH 344 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015 .FRIDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: NONE. NO CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING EXPECTED. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...2 TO 3 FEET. AREA WATER TEMPERATURES: HAMMOCKS BEACH...78. TIDE INFORMATION: AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH... HIGH TIDE AT 4:49 PM LOW TIDE AT 11:01 PM HIGH TIDE AT 4:53 AM FRI LOW TIDE AT 10:56 AM FRI ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$

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