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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
335 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH
COASTAL GEORGIA

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV
ON THE INTERNET FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE WATCHES...WARNINGS
OR ADVISORIES THAT MAY BE IN EFFECT.

A RIP CURRENT RISK GRAPHIC CAN BE FOUND ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/CHS/BEACH

SCZ050-291945-
CHARLESTON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE ROMAIN...ISLE OF PALMS...
SULLIVANS ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...KIAWAH ISLAND
335 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK. CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO 
                    SUPPORT RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS 
                    CAN STILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY AT LOW SPOTS OR 
                    BREAKS IN THE SANDBAR...AND NEAR GROINS... 
                    JETTIES AND PIERS. 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 80S. 
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 10 
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH. 

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 MPH...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 

$$

SCZ048-049-051-291945-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HUNTING ISLAND...FRIPP ISLAND...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND...DAUFUSKIE ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH
335 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK. CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO 
                    SUPPORT RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS 
                    CAN STILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY AT LOW SPOTS OR 
                    BREAKS IN THE SANDBAR...AND NEAR GROINS... 
                    JETTIES AND PIERS. 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 80S. 
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH. 

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 MPH...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-291945-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...TYBEE ISLAND...OSSABAW ISLAND...
WASSAW ISLAND...ST. CATHERINES ISLAND...SAPELO ISLAND
335 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW RISK. CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO 
                    SUPPORT RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS 
                    CAN STILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY AT LOW SPOTS OR 
                    BREAKS IN THE SANDBAR...AND NEAR GROINS... 
                    JETTIES AND PIERS. 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 80S. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 
                    10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 80S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH. 

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 

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