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SURFZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

NCZ106-222015-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TOMORROW...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF 
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH...
                    BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST. 
SURF HEIGHT.........2 TO 3 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 80. 
UV INDEX............HIGH (6 TO 7). 
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 1:45 AM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.2 FEET AT 7:09 AM MONDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 1:55 PM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.4 FEET AT 7:28 PM MONDAY

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NCZ108-222015-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TOMORROW...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF 
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH...
                    BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST. 
SURF HEIGHT.........2 TO 3 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 80. 
UV INDEX............HIGH (6 TO 7). 
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 12:35 AM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.4 FEET AT 6:47 AM MONDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 12:48 PM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.4 FEET AT 7:04 PM MONDAY

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NCZ110-222015-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TOMORROW...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF 
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST TO EAST. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK EAST TO WEST LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

LOW TIDE 0.8 FEET AT 1:05 AM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.5 FEET AT 6:58 AM MONDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 1:12 PM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.7 FEET AT 7:06 PM MONDAY

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SCZ054-222015-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TOMORROW...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF 
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...
                    BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST. 
SURF HEIGHT FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...AROUND 2 FEET. 
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 70S. 
UV INDEX............HIGH (6 TO 7). 
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING. 
RIP RISK FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS 
                                     ARE STILL 
                                     POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND 
                                     LOW TIDE...AND NEAR JETTIES 
                                     AND PIERS. 
RIP RISK SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS 
                                     ARE STILL 
                                     POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND 
                                     LOW TIDE...AND NEAR JETTIES 
                                     AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

LOW TIDE 0.8 FEET AT 12:50 AM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.4 FEET AT 6:54 AM MONDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 12:57 PM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.6 FEET AT 7:02 PM MONDAY

$$

SCZ056-222015-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
429 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TOMORROW...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF 
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...
                    BECOMING EAST TO SOUTHEAST. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...WEAK NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...UPPER 70S. 
UV INDEX............HIGH (6 TO 7). 
LIGHTNING RISK......INFREQUENT LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

LOW TIDE 0.7 FEET AT 12:49 AM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.9 FEET AT 7:01 AM MONDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 1:03 PM MONDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.1 FEET AT 7:14 PM MONDAY

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