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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
801 PM EDT Thu May 13 2021

NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-141100-
/O.CON.KILM.BH.S.0011.210514T1000Z-210515T0000Z/
Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Horry-
Coastal Georgetown-
801 PM EDT Thu May 13 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Strong north to south longshore current expected.

* WHERE...In South Carolina, Coastal Horry and Coastal
  Georgetown Counties. In North Carolina, Coastal Pender and
  Coastal New Hanover Counties.

* WHEN...From 6 AM EDT Friday through Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Longshore currents can sweep swimmers and surfers
  into rip currents, piers, jetties, and other hazardous areas.
  It may sweep swimmers off their feet, making it difficult to
  return to shore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Caution should be used when in or near the water. Check with
lifeguards before entering the ocean for possible hazards you may
be swept into.

&&

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