431  
FZUS52 KMHX 161438  
SRFMHX  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
 
NCZ203-170245-  
NORTHERN OUTER BANKS-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN SHORES, DUCK, KITTY HAWK,  
KILL DEVIL HILLS, AND NAGS HEAD  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT.........1 TO 2 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 90S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
WATER TEMPERATURES:  
DUCK PIER...82.  
JENNETTES PIER...82.  
OREGON INLET MARINA...83.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT DUCK PIER...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:50 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 8:13 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
NCZ205-170245-  
HATTERAS ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF RODANTHE, AVON, BUXTON, FRISCO,  
HATTERAS VILLAGE, AND CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...LOW.  
RIP CURRENT RISK SOUTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS........1 TO 2 FEET.  
SURF HEIGHT SOUTH OF CAPE HATTERAS........1 TO 2 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....NONE.  
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 90S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
WATER TEMPERATURES:  
AVON PIER...80.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT CAPE HATTERAS...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:35 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 8:11 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
NCZ204-170245-  
OCRACOKE ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF OCRACOKE  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT.........1 TO 2 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....NONE.  
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 90S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT OCRACOKE INLET...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:46 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
NCZ196-170245-  
EAST CARTERET-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE AND  
SHACKLEFORD BANKS  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CORE BANKS..........LOW.  
RIP CURRENT RISK SHACKLEFORD BANKS...LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT CORE BANKS...............1 TO 2 FEET.  
SURF HEIGHT SHACKLEFORD BANKS........AROUND 1 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....NONE.  
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 80S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT CAPE LOOKOUT...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:13 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 7:49 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
NCZ195-170245-  
WEST CARTERET-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF FORT MACON, ATLANTIC BEACH,  
PINE KNOLL SHORES, SALTER PATH, AND EMERALD ISLE  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT.........1 TO 2 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....NONE.  
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 80S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
WATER TEMPERATURES:  
BEAUFORT...86.  
ATLANTIC BEACH...79.  
BOGUE INLET PIER...79.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT ATLANTIC BEACH...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:34 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 7:59 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
NCZ199-170245-  
COASTAL ONSLOW-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF HAMMOCKS BEACH AND NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH  
1038 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.  
SURF HEIGHT.........1 TO 2 FEET.  
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...VERY HIGH.  
LIGHTNING THREAT....NONE.  
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 80S.  
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 
TIDE INFORMATION...  
 
AT NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH...  
 
LOW TIDE AT 1:34 PM.  
HIGH TIDE AT 8:14 PM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EVEN WHEN THE RISK IS LOW, RIP CURRENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME,  
ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO PIERS, JETTIES AND SAND BARS. ALWAYS HAVE A  
FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
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