Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Surf Zone Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

NCZ106-240815-
Coastal Pender-
Including the beaches of Surf City and Topsail Island
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 70.
WINDS...............Breezy. Southeast winds 20 to 25 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........Around 7 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 60s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
RIP CURRENT RISK....High. Life threatening rip currents are likely
                    in the surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Low Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak south to north longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Topsail Inlet...

High tide at 3:29 AM
Low tide at 10:41 AM
High tide at 4:10 PM
Low tide at 10:52 PM

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NCZ108-240815-
Coastal New Hanover-
Including the beaches of Wrightsville Beach, Masonboro Island,
Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Fort Fisher
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............Breezy. Southeast winds around 25 mph becoming
                    south around 15 mph in the afternoon.
SURF HEIGHT.........Around 7 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 60s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
RIP CURRENT RISK....High. Life threatening rip currents are likely
                    in the surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Low Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak south to north longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Mercer Pier...

High tide at 3:00 AM
Low tide at 9:53 AM
High tide at 3:40 PM
Low tide at 10:08 PM

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NCZ110-240815-
Coastal Brunswick-
Including the beaches of Bald Head Island, Oak Island, Holden Beach,
Ocean Isle Beach, and Sunset Beach
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............Breezy. East winds around 25 mph becoming south in the
                    morning, decreasing to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Surf Height East of Ocean Isle Beach.....Around 5 feet.
Surf Height from Ocean Isle Beach West...Around 4 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 60s..
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Moderate.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Rip Risk East of Ocean Isle Beach...High. Life threatening rip
                                    currents are likely in the surf
                                    zone.
Rip Risk from Ocean Isle Beach West...High. Life threatening rip
                                      currents are likely in the
                                      surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Low Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Moderate east to west longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Lockwoods Folly...

High tide at 3:16 AM
Low tide at 10:10 AM
High tide at 4:00 PM
Low tide at 10:26 PM

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SCZ054-240815-
Coastal Horry-
Including the beaches of Cherry Grove, North Myrtle Beach,
Atlantic Beach, Windy Hill, Myrtle Beach Grandstrand, Surfside Beach,
and Garden City
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TOMORROW...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............South winds 15 to 20 mph.
Surf Height North of Myrtle Beach.....3 to 4 feet.
Surf Height from Myrtle Beach South...4 to 5 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 60s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Moderate.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Rip Risk North of Myrtle Beach...High. Life threatening rip
                                 currents are likely in the surf
                                 zone.
Rip Risk from Myrtle Beach South...Moderate. Life threatening rip
                                   currents are possible in the
                                   surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Low Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Moderate south to north longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Springmaid Pier...

High tide at 3:12 AM
Low tide at 9:55 AM
High tide at 3:56 PM
Low tide at 10:11 PM

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SCZ056-240815-
Coastal Georgetown-
Including the beaches of Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach,
Pawleys Island, Debidue Beach, and Cat Island
415 PM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TOMORROW...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............South winds 15 to 20 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........4 to 5 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Mid 60s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Moderate.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate. Life threatening rip currents are
                    possible in the surf zone.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Low Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Moderate south to north longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Winyah Bay Entrance...

High tide at 3:25 AM
Low tide at 9:51 AM
High tide at 4:09 PM
Low tide at 10:11 PM


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