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745 FZUS52 KMHX 250833 SRFMHX Surf Zone Forecast National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 NCZ203-252015- Northern Outer Banks- Including the beaches of Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, and Nags Head 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*...........Low. Surf Height.................Around 2 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds 5 to 10 mph. Tides... Duck Pier................High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 10:46 AM EDT. Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:43 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*...........Low. Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............In the upper 80s. Winds.......................Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south around 15 mph in the afternoon. Tides... Duck Pier................High 3.2 feet (MLLW) 11:38 AM EDT. Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 05:43 PM EDT. && 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. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$ NCZ205-252015- Hatteras Island- Including the beaches of Rodanthe, Avon, Buxton, Frisco, Hatteras Village, and Cape Hatteras National Seashore 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 ...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*... North of Cape Hatteras...Moderate. South of Cape Hatteras...Moderate. Surf Height... North of Cape Hatteras...2 to 3 feet. South of Cape Hatteras...Around 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds 5 to 10 mph. Tides... Cape Hatteras............High 2.7 feet (MLLW) 10:36 AM EDT. Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:28 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*... North of Cape Hatteras...Moderate. South of Cape Hatteras...Moderate. Surf Height... North of Cape Hatteras...2 to 3 feet. South of Cape Hatteras...2 to 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Low. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............Around 90. Winds.......................Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south around 15 mph in the afternoon. Tides... Cape Hatteras............High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 11:31 AM EDT. Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:26 PM EDT. && Rip Current Risk Category * Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however, life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins, jetties, reefs, and piers. * Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. * High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf zone. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$ NCZ204-252015- Ocracoke Island- Including the beaches of Ocracoke 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 ...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate. Surf Height.................Around 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph. Tides... Ocracoke Inlet...........High 1.7 feet (MLLW) 10:44 AM EDT. Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:38 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*...........High. Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Low. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............Around 90. Winds.......................Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south around 15 mph in the afternoon. Tides... Ocracoke Inlet...........High 1.8 feet (MLLW) 11:39 AM EDT. Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:36 PM EDT. && 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. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$ NCZ196-252015- East Carteret- Including the beaches of Cape Lookout National Seashore and Shackleford Banks 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING SOUTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT... ...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING NORTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT... .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*... Core Banks...............Moderate. Shackleford Banks........High. Surf Height... Core Banks...............Around 3 feet. Shackleford Banks........3 to 5 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Mostly sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph. Tides... Cape Lookout.............High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 10:13 AM EDT. Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:05 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*... Core Banks...............Moderate. Shackleford Banks........Moderate. Surf Height... Core Banks...............2 to 3 feet. Shackleford Banks........Around 2 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Low. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............Around 90. Winds.......................Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south around 15 mph in the afternoon. Tides... Cape Lookout.............High 3.2 feet (MLLW) 11:08 AM EDT. Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:03 PM EDT. && Rip Current Risk Category * Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however, life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins, jetties, reefs, and piers. * Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. * High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf zone. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$ NCZ195-252015- West Carteret- Including the beaches of Fort Macon, Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Salter Path, and Emerald Isle 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*...........High. Surf Height.................3 to 5 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....None. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Mostly sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph. Tides... Atlantic Beach...........High 3.4 feet (MLLW) 10:33 AM EDT. Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:25 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate. Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Moderate. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............Around 90. Winds.......................South winds 5 to 10 mph. Tides... Atlantic Beach...........High 3.6 feet (MLLW) 11:27 AM EDT. Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 05:25 PM EDT. && 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. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$ NCZ199-252015- Coastal Onslow- Including the beaches of Hammocks Beach and North Topsail Beach 433 AM EDT Tue Jun 25 2024 ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY... Rip Current Risk*...........High. Surf Height.................2 to 4 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Low. UV Index**..................Very High. Weather.....................Mostly sunny. High Temperature............In the mid 80s. Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph. Tides... North Topsail Beach......High 3.7 feet (MLLW) 10:38 AM EDT. Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:26 PM EDT. .WEDNESDAY... Rip Current Risk*...........High. Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet. Thunderstorm Potential**....Moderate. Weather.....................Sunny. High Temperature............In the upper 80s. Winds.......................Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south around 15 mph in the afternoon. Tides... North Topsail Beach......High 3.9 feet (MLLW) 11:33 AM EDT. Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:24 PM EDT. && Rip Current Risk Category * Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however, life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins, jetties, reefs, and piers. * Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the surf zone. * High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf zone. ** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx $$