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Surf Zone Forecast

Risk Definitions


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SURFZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

NCZ106-292015-
COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL ISLAND
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
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.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT TOPSAIL INLET...

LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 6:21 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.7 FEET AT 12:13 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 7:25 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 2.9 FEET AT 12:42 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 7:21 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 3.6 FEET AT 1:13 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.3 FEET AT 8:25 PM THURSDAY

$$

NCZ108-292015-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MASONBORO ISLAND...
CAROLINA BEACH...KURE BEACH...FORT FISHER
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
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.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT MERCER PIER...

LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 5:33 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.8 FEET AT 12:09 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 6:32 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.0 FEET AT 12:33 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 6:41 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.8 FEET AT 1:03 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 7:39 PM THURSDAY

$$

NCZ110-292015-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BALD HEAD ISLAND...OAK ISLAND...
HOLDEN BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...SUNSET BEACH
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...NONE.
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
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.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT LOCKWOODS FOLLY...

LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 5:57 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.0 FEET AT 12:16 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 6:44 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.2 FEET AT 12:37 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.7 FEET AT 6:55 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.9 FEET AT 1:17 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 7:44 PM THURSDAY

$$

SCZ054-292015-
COASTAL HORRY-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHERRY GROVE...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
ATLANTIC BEACH...WINDY HILL...MYRTLE BEACH GRANDSTRAND...
SURFSIDE BEACH...GARDEN CITY
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT FROM N MYRTLE BEACH NORTH...1 FOOT OR LESS. 
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF N MYRTLE BEACH.....AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
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.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SPRINGMAID PIER...

LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 5:42 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.9 FEET AT 12:12 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 6:29 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.0 FEET AT 12:33 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.7 FEET AT 6:40 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.9 FEET AT 1:13 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.6 FEET AT 7:29 PM THURSDAY

$$

SCZ056-292015-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MURRELLS INLET...LITCHFIELD BEACH...
PAWLEYS ISLAND...DEBIDUE BEACH...CAT ISLAND
431 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77. 
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
SURF HEIGHT.........AROUND 2 FEET. 
OTHER SURF CONDITIONS...MODERATE SOUTH TO NORTH LONGSHORE CURRENT. 
WATER TEMPERATURE...LOWER 70S. 
UV INDEX............MODERATE (3 TO 5). 
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.....LOW RISK OF WATERSPOUTS. 


TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WINYAH BAY ENTRANCE...

LOW TIDE 0.4 FEET AT 5:47 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.3 FEET AT 12:14 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 6:42 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE 4.6 FEET AT 12:31 AM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 6:47 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE 5.2 FEET AT 1:17 PM THURSDAY
LOW TIDE 0.5 FEET AT 7:41 PM THURSDAY

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