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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
609 PM EDT FRI APR 18 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

SCZ050-192015-
CHARLESTON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE ROMAIN...ISLE OF PALMS...
SULLIVANS ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...KIAWAH ISLAND
609 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR 
                    MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ONLY EXPERIENCED 
                    SURF SWIMMERS THAT KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP 
                    CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF 
                    THUNDERSTORMS. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....UPPER 60S. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 60S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH CATEGORY. 

SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS UPPER 60S. WINDY.
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. 

$$

SCZ048-049-051-192015-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HUNTING ISLAND...FRIPP ISLAND...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND...DAUFUSKIE ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH
609 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR 
                    MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ONLY EXPERIENCED 
                    SURF SWIMMERS THAT KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP 
                    CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF 
                    THUNDERSTORMS. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....UPPER 60S. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...HIGH CATEGORY. 

SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS UPPER 60S. BREEZY.
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. 

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-192015-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...TYBEE ISLAND...OSSABAW ISLAND...
WASSAW ISLAND...ST. CATHERINES ISLAND...SAPELO ISLAND
609 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR 
                    MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ONLY EXPERIENCED 
                    SURF SWIMMERS THAT KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP 
                    CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF 
                    THUNDERSTORMS. 
HIGH TEMPERATURE....UPPER 60S. 
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...MODERATE CATEGORY. 

SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS UPPER 60S.
BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. 

$$








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