Surf Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 311953 SRFMHX SURF ZONE FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 353 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 NCZ103-012000- OUTER BANKS DARE- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS... NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON... CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE 353 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TUESDAY... 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: LOW. ISOLATED CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: DUCK TO RODANTHE...2 TO 3 FEET. RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...2 TO 4 FEET. CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...2 TO 4 FEET. AREA WATER TEMPERATURES: DUCK PIER...79. OREGON INLET MARINA...80. RODANTHE PIER...78. AVON PIER...80. TIDE INFORMATION: AT CAPE HATTERAS... HIGH TIDE AT 9:27 PM LOW TIDE AT 3:40 AM TUE HIGH TIDE AT 9:55 AM TUE LOW TIDE AT 4:09 PM TUE 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. $$ NCZ104-012000- OUTER BANKS HYDE- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OCRACOKE 353 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TUESDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: OCRACOKE...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: LOW. ISOLATED CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. SURF HEIGHT: OCRACOKE...2 TO 4 FEET. TIDE INFORMATION: AT OCRACOKE INLET... HIGH TIDE AT 9:35 PM LOW TIDE AT 3:50 AM TUE HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 AM TUE LOW TIDE AT 4:19 PM TUE ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$ NCZ095-012000- CARTERET- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE... SHACKLEFORD BANKS...ATLANTIC BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES...EMERALD ISLE 353 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TUESDAY... 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: LOW. ISOLATED CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 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...79. ATLANTIC BEACH...81. BOGUE INLET PIER...83. TIDE INFORMATION: AT ATLANTIC BEACH... HIGH TIDE AT 9:21 PM LOW TIDE AT 3:29 AM TUE HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 AM TUE LOW TIDE AT 4:01 PM TUE 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. $$ NCZ098-012000- ONSLOW- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HAMMOCKS BEACH...NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH 353 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TUESDAY... RIP CURRENT RISK: BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...MODERATE RISK. A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. LIGHTNING RISK: LOW. ISOLATED CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE. UV INDEX: VERY HIGH...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM. WEATHER: PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SURF HEIGHT: BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...2 TO 3 FEET. TIDE INFORMATION: AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH... HIGH TIDE AT 9:29 PM LOW TIDE AT 3:38 AM TUE HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 AM TUE LOW TIDE AT 4:07 PM TUE ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS. IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL. $$

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