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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
328 AM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021

NCZ106-108-SCZ054-230730-
Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Horry-
328 AM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible ahead of an approaching
cold front. Damaging wind gusts are the primary concern.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
437 AM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-230000-
/O.CON.KILM.RP.S.0006.210622T1000Z-210623T0000Z/
Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Brunswick-
Coastal Horry-
437 AM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents and strong south to north
  longshore current expected.

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

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

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water. 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...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$
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