Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1110 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

NCZ103-192215-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...DUCK...KITTY HAWK...KILL DEVIL HILLS...
NAGS HEAD...RODANTHE...AVON...BUXTON...
CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE
1110 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...HIGH RISK.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...HIGH RISK.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

UV INDEX: LOW...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
         THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
         WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
DUCK TO RODANTHE...2 TO 3 FT BUILDING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
RODANTHE TO CAPE HATTERAS...2 TO 3 FT BUILDING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
CAPE HATTERAS TO HATTERAS INLET...2 TO 3 FT BUILDING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
DUCK PIER...57.
JENNETTES PIER...58.
OREGON INLET MARINA...62.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT CAPE HATTERAS...

LOW TIDE AT 2:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 3:17 AM MON
HIGH TIDE AT 9:15 AM MON

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ104-192215-
OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OCRACOKE
1110 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE...HIGH RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

UV INDEX: LOW...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
         WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
         60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE...2 TO 3 FT BUILDING 3 TO 4 FT LATE FEET.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT OCRACOKE INLET...

LOW TIDE AT 2:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 3:27 AM MON
HIGH TIDE AT 9:23 AM MON

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ095-192215-
CARTERET-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE...
SHACKLEFORD BANKS...ATLANTIC BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES...EMERALD ISLE
1110 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
NORTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT...

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...HIGH RISK.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...MODERATE RISK.

A HIGH RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF POWERFUL OR NUMEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

UV INDEX: LOW...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
         WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
         70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT...2 TO 3 FT BUILDING 3 TO 4 FT LATE FEET.
CAPE LOOKOUT TO BOGUE INLET...1 TO 2 FT BUILDING 2 TO 3  FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
BEAUFORT...63.
ATLANTIC BEACH...63.
BOGUE INLET PIER...62.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT ATLANTIC BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:41 PM
LOW TIDE AT 3:06 AM MON
HIGH TIDE AT 9:08 AM MON

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


NCZ098-192215-
ONSLOW-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HAMMOCKS BEACH...NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH
1110 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...MODERATE RISK.

A MODERATE RISK MEANS WIND...WAVE AND TIDE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES. ONLY EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS WHO KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A
RIP CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.

LIGHTNING RISK: MODERATE. OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE.

UV INDEX: LOW...FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER: A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
         WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
         70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SURF HEIGHT:
BOGUE INLET TO SURF CITY...1 TO 2 FT BUILDING 2 TO 3 FEET.

AREA WATER TEMPERATURES:
HAMMOCKS BEACH...64.

TIDE INFORMATION:
AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 3:15 AM MON
HIGH TIDE AT 9:17 AM MON

ALL BEACH GOERS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF INHERENT DANGERS WHEN
ENTERING THE SURF INCLUDING STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SWIFT
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...POUNDING SHORE BREAK AND SHALLOW SAND BARS.
IT IS SAFEST IF YOU SWIM AT A GUARDED BEACH AND ALWAYS HEED THE
ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH PATROL.

$$


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