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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
307 PM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ203-205-291000-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0006.211029T0600Z-211030T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.BH.S.0069.000000T0000Z-211029T0000Z/
Northern Outer Banks-Hatteras Island-
307 PM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 PM EDT
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 6 to
  9 feet expected in the surf zone. For the Beach Hazards
  Statement, dangerous rip currents and large breaking waves in
  the surf zone.

* WHERE...The beaches north of Cape Hatteras.

* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, from 2 AM to 8 PM EDT
  Friday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, until 8 PM EDT this
  evening.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions and
  localized beach erosion. Rip currents can sweep even the best
  swimmers away from shore into deeper water. Dangerous shore
  break can throw a swimmer or surfer head first into the bottom
  causing neck and back injuries.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The most likely time for strong rip
  currents to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide,
  which will occur around 8 AM Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.

Life-threatening rip currents. If caught in a rip current, remain
calm. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If tired,
float or tread water until out of the rip current. If unable to
escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

Shore break occurs when waves break directly on the beach. It is
extremely important to protect your head and neck whenever you
are in breaking waves by keeping your hands in front of you at
all times.

&&

$$



High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
307 PM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ203-205-291000-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0006.211029T0600Z-211030T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.BH.S.0069.000000T0000Z-211029T0000Z/
Northern Outer Banks-Hatteras Island-
307 PM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 PM EDT
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 6 to
  9 feet expected in the surf zone. For the Beach Hazards
  Statement, dangerous rip currents and large breaking waves in
  the surf zone.

* WHERE...The beaches north of Cape Hatteras.

* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, from 2 AM to 8 PM EDT
  Friday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, until 8 PM EDT this
  evening.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions and
  localized beach erosion. Rip currents can sweep even the best
  swimmers away from shore into deeper water. Dangerous shore
  break can throw a swimmer or surfer head first into the bottom
  causing neck and back injuries.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The most likely time for strong rip
  currents to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide,
  which will occur around 8 AM Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.

Life-threatening rip currents. If caught in a rip current, remain
calm. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If tired,
float or tread water until out of the rip current. If unable to
escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

Shore break occurs when waves break directly on the beach. It is
extremely important to protect your head and neck whenever you
are in breaking waves by keeping your hands in front of you at
all times.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
531 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ203-290945-
Northern Outer Banks-
531 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 PM EDT FRIDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

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

   Beach Hazards Statement.
   High Surf Advisory.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight into Friday
morning as a warm front lifts through the area. Damaging wind gusts,
isolated tornados, and locally heavy rain are possible.

Rough surf, minor beach erosion and localized ocean overwash are
possible late tonight and Friday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

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

   High Surf Advisory.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



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