Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Surf Zone Forecast for Virginia
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
318 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

MDZ025-030815-
Maryland Beaches-
Including the beaches of Ocean City Beaches and Assateague
318 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................7 to 12 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Upper 60s.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. Northeast winds around 35 mph.
Tides...
   Ocean City Fishing Pier..Low at 07:50 AM EDT.
                            High at 02:23 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................6 to 10 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 30 mph.
Tides...
   Ocean City Fishing Pier..Low at 08:58 AM EDT.
                            High at 03:34 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height 4 to 7 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
rain. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height 2 to 5 feet. Sunny. Highs around 70. West
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Surf height 2 to 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

VAZ099-100-030815-
Accomack-Northampton-
Including the beaches of Chincoteague, Wallops Island,
and Barrier Islands Between Cape Charles and Parramore
318 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 12 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 70.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Very windy. Northeast winds around 40
                            mph.
Tides...
   Wachapreague.............Low at 08:49 AM EDT.
                            High at 03:30 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................9 to 12 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 30 mph.
Tides...
   Wachapreague.............Low at 09:55 AM EDT.
                            High at 04:41 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height 5 to 8 feet. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance
of rain. Highs in the mid 60s. Breezy. North winds around 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height 2 to 4 feet. Sunny. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Surf height 2 to 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

VAZ098-030815-
Virginia Beach-
Including the beaches of Virginia Beach and Sandbridge
318 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 8 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 12 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 70.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the mid 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 35 mph.
Tides...
   Virginia Beach...........Low at 07:56 AM EDT.
                            High at 02:26 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................9 to 12 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain likely.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 30 mph.
Tides...
   Virginia Beach...........Low at 09:09 AM EDT.
                            High at 03:43 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height 5 to 8 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height 2 to 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Surf height 2 to 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.

$$

NCZ102-030815-
Outer Banks Currituck-
Including the beaches of Currituck County Beaches
318 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 8 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 12 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Lower 70s.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 35 mph.
Tides...
   Duck.....................Low at 07:40 AM EDT.
                            High at 02:11 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 11 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the mid 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 30 mph.
Tides...
   Duck.....................Low at 08:53 AM EDT.
                            High at 03:28 PM EDT.
Remarks.....................None.

.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height 5 to 7 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Northwest winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height 3 to 5 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Surf height 2 to 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.REMARKS FOR EXTENDED...Surf Heights greater than 4 feet typically
result in dangerous breaking waves in the surf zone and potentially
a Moderate to High Rip Risk.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** The beach forecast graphic can be found at weather.gov/beach/akq.


$$


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