Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Surf Zone Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

NCZ106-252015-
Coastal Pender-
Including the beaches of Surf City and Topsail Island
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                    10 to 15 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Middle 70s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.
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...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak north to south longshore current in the morning.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Topsail Inlet...

High tide at 5:11 AM
Low tide at 12:03 PM
High tide at 5:51 PM

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NCZ108-252015-
Coastal New Hanover-
Including the beaches of Wrightsville Beach, Masonboro Island,
Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Fort Fisher
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                    10 to 15 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Middle 70s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.
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...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak north to south longshore current in the morning.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Mercer Pier...

High tide at 4:44 AM
Low tide at 11:10 AM
High tide at 5:22 PM
Low tide at 11:43 PM

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NCZ110-252015-
Coastal Brunswick-
Including the beaches of Bald Head Island, Oak Island, Holden Beach,
Ocean Isle Beach, and Sunset Beach
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                    10 to 15 mph.
Surf Height East of Ocean Isle Beach.....Around 2 feet.
Surf Height from Ocean Isle Beach West...Around 2 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Middle 70s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Rip Risk East of Ocean Isle Beach...The potential for life
                                    threatening rip currents is
                                    low. However rip currents can
                                    still occur, especially near
                                    inlets, groins, jetties and
                                    piers.
Rip Risk from Ocean Isle Beach West...The potential for life
                                      threatening rip currents is
                                      low. However rip currents can
                                      still occur, especially near
                                      inlets, groins, jetties and
                                      piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak east to west longshore current.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Lockwoods Folly...

High tide at 4:54 AM
Low tide at 11:36 AM
High tide at 5:37 PM

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SCZ054-252015-
Coastal Horry-
Including the beaches of Cherry Grove, North Myrtle Beach,
Atlantic Beach, Windy Hill, Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach,
and Garden City
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                    10 to 15 mph.
Surf Height North of Myrtle Beach.....Around 2 feet.
Surf Height from Myrtle Beach South...2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Middle 70s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Rip Risk North of Myrtle Beach...The potential for life threatening
                                 rip currents is low. However rip
                                 currents can still occur,
                                 especially near inlets, groins,
                                 jetties and piers.
Rip Risk from Myrtle Beach South...The potential for life
                                   threatening rip currents is low.
                                   However rip currents can still
                                   occur, especially near inlets,
                                   groins, jetties and piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak north to south longshore current in the morning.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Springmaid Pier...

High tide at 4:50 AM
Low tide at 11:21 AM
High tide at 5:33 PM
Low tide at 11:54 PM

$$

SCZ056-252015-
Coastal Georgetown-
Including the beaches of Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach,
Pawleys Island, Debidue Beach, and Cat Island
500 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 80.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                    10 to 15 mph.
SURF HEIGHT.........2 to 3 feet.
WATER TEMPERATURE...Upper 70s.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...Very High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Low. Implies that there is little chance of
                    thunderstorms.
RIP CURRENT RISK....The potential for life threatening rip currents
                    is low. However rip currents can still occur,
                    especially near inlets, groins, jetties and
                    piers.
WATERSPOUT THREAT...Moderate Risk of Waterspouts.
OTHER HAZARDS.......Weak north to south longshore current in the morning.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Winyah Bay Entrance...

High tide at 5:00 AM
Low tide at 11:16 AM
High tide at 5:45 PM
Low tide at 11:51 PM


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