Surf Forecast
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Surf Zone Forecast for Virginia
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
351 PM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

MDZ025-290815-
Maryland Beaches-
Including the beaches of Ocean City Beaches and Assateague
351 PM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................1 to 2 feet.
UV Index**..................High.
Water Temperature...........Mid 70s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight
                            chance of showers and thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the lower 80s.
Winds.......................South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Ocean City Fishing Pier..Low at 06:15 AM EDT.
                            High at 12:17 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 80s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Ocean City Fishing Pier..Low at 06:59 AM EDT.
                            High at 01:07 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Not as warm. Highs in
the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. South
winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 15 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

VAZ099-100-290815-
Accomack-Northampton-
Including the beaches of Chincoteague, Wallops Island,
and Barrier Islands Between Cape Charles and Parramore
351 PM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................1 to 2 feet.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........Upper 70s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight
                            chance of showers and thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the lower 80s.
Winds.......................South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Wachapreague.............Low at 07:02 AM EDT.
                            High at 01:19 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 80s.
Winds.......................West winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Wachapreague.............Low at 07:46 AM EDT.
                            High at 02:05 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. Not as warm.
Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

VAZ098-290815-
Virginia Beach-
Including the beaches of Virginia Beach and Sandbridge
351 PM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................1 to 2 feet.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........Upper 70s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 80s.
Winds.......................South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Virginia Beach...........Low at 06:19 AM EDT.
                            High at 12:36 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
                            showers and thunderstorms.
High Temperature............Around 90.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph, becoming
                            north in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Virginia Beach...........Low at 07:00 AM EDT.
                            High at 01:24 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.
Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80.
Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

NCZ102-290815-
Outer Banks Currituck-
Including the beaches of Currituck County Beaches
351 PM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................1 to 2 feet.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........Around 80.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 80s.
Winds.......................South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Duck.....................Low at 06:03 AM EDT.
                            High at 12:21 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 2 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 80s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 15 mph, becoming
                            northwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Duck.....................Low at 06:44 AM EDT.
                            High at 01:09 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds
around 15 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.


$$


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