Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

NCZ203-030830-
Northern Outer Banks-
Including the beaches of Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk,
Kill Devil Hills, and Nags Head
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO 7 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 10 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................Low.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Rain likely.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds 30 to 35 mph.
Tides...
   Duck Pier................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 07:40 AM EDT.
                            High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 02:11 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 10 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Northwest winds around 25 mph.
Tides...
   Duck Pier................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 08:53 AM EDT.
                            High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 03:28 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

$$

NCZ205-030830-
Hatteras Island-
Including the beaches of Rodanthe, Avon, Buxton, Frisco,
Hatteras Village, and Cape Hatteras National Seashore
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO 7 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...
...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING SOUTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   North of Cape Hatteras...High.
   South of Cape Hatteras...Moderate.
Surf Height...
   North of Cape Hatteras...6 to 9 feet.
   South of Cape Hatteras...3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................High.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Rain likely.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 25 mph,
                            increasing to around 35 mph in the
                            afternoon.
Tides...
   Cape Hatteras............Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 07:25 AM EDT.
                            High 3.8 feet (MLLW) 02:14 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   North of Cape Hatteras...High.
   South of Cape Hatteras...Moderate.
Surf Height...
   North of Cape Hatteras...8 to 10 feet.
   South of Cape Hatteras...3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Northwest winds around 25 mph.
Tides...
   Cape Hatteras............Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 08:39 AM EDT.
                            High 3.8 feet (MLLW) 03:24 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

$$

NCZ204-030830-
Ocracoke Island-
Including the beaches of Ocracoke
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. Rain likely.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds around 25 mph,
                            increasing to around 35 mph in the
                            afternoon.
Tides...
   Ocracoke Inlet...........Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 07:35 AM EDT.
                            High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 02:22 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
Tides...
   Ocracoke Inlet...........Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:49 AM EDT.
                            High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 03:32 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

$$

NCZ196-030830-
East Carteret-
Including the beaches of Cape Lookout National Seashore and
Shackleford Banks
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   Core Banks...............Moderate.
   Shackleford Banks........Moderate.
Surf Height...
   Core Banks...............3 to 5 feet.
   Shackleford Banks........2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................Low.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the mid 60s.
Winds.......................Windy. North winds 25 to 30 mph.
Tides...
   Cape Lookout.............Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 07:02 AM EDT.
                            High 4.3 feet (MLLW) 01:51 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   Core Banks...............Moderate.
   Shackleford Banks........Moderate.
Surf Height...
   Core Banks...............3 to 5 feet.
   Shackleford Banks........2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
Tides...
   Cape Lookout.............Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 08:16 AM EDT.
                            High 4.4 feet (MLLW) 03:01 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

$$

NCZ195-030830-
West Carteret-
Including the beaches of Fort Macon, Atlantic Beach,
Pine Knoll Shores, Salter Path, and Emerald Isle
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................Low.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Breezy. North winds 20 to 25 mph.
Tides...
   Atlantic Beach...........Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 07:40 AM EDT.
                            High 4.5 feet (MLLW) 01:57 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Atlantic Beach...........Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:50 AM EDT.
                            High 4.5 feet (MLLW) 03:06 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

$$

NCZ199-030830-
Coastal Onslow-
Including the beaches of Hammocks Beach and North Topsail Beach
746 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
UV Index**..................Low.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................North winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   North Topsail Beach......Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 07:23 AM EDT.
                            High 5.3 feet (MLLW) 02:16 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....None.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   North Topsail Beach......Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 08:37 AM EDT.
                            High 5.3 feet (MLLW) 03:26 PM EDT.

&&

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.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx


$$


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