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Surf Zone Forecast

Risk Definitions


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SURFZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

NCZ106-242100-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10). 
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

LOW TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 11:01 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.1 FEET AT 4:38 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.0 FEET AT 11:28 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.2 FEET AT 4:59 AM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 11:56 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.4 FEET AT 5:37 PM FRIDAY

$$

NCZ108-242100-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64. 
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10). 
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 10:08 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.1 FEET AT 4:11 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 10:39 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.2 FEET AT 4:41 AM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.5 FEET AT 11:00 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.4 FEET AT 5:13 PM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 11:35 PM FRIDAY

$$

NCZ110-242100-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65. 
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE.
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10). 
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

LOW TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 10:26 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.5 FEET AT 4:21 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.0 FEET AT 11:05 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.6 FEET AT 4:51 AM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 11:23 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.8 FEET AT 5:20 PM FRIDAY

$$

SCZ054-242100-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66. 
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...AROUND 2 FEET. 
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE.
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 60S. 
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10). 
LIGHTNING RISK......NO 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.....NO WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

LOW TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 10:11 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.4 FEET AT 4:17 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.0 FEET AT 10:50 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.5 FEET AT 4:47 AM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 11:08 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.7 FEET AT 5:16 PM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 11:50 PM FRIDAY

$$

SCZ056-242100-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
434 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67. 
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE.
WATER TEMPERATURE...AROUND 70. 
UV INDEX............VERY HIGH (8 TO 10). 
LIGHTNING RISK......NO LIGHTNING. 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW...HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL 
                    POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND LOW TIDE...AND 
                    NEAR JETTIES AND PIERS. 
WATERSPOUT RISK.....NO WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 10:15 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.9 FEET AT 4:28 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.0 FEET AT 10:45 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.9 FEET AT 5:02 AM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.4 FEET AT 11:11 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.1 FEET AT 5:28 PM FRIDAY
LOW TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 11:46 PM FRIDAY

$$


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