Rip Current Pictures
Photo by Wilmington Star-News / Jeffrey S. Otto
September 3, 2002 - Two people walk in front of a rip current at Oak Island. Swells from Tropical Storm Eduord helped generate numerous rip currents in early September.
A rip at Carolina Beach, NC. (Sept 11, 2001)
A rip along Masonboro Island. (Sept 1999)
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