Outer Banks Hyde-
including the beaches of...Ocracoke
452 am EDT Sat Oct 10 2015
Rip current risk:
Even when the risk is low...rip currents can occur at any
time...especially close to piers...jetties and sand bars.
Lightning risk: low. Isolated cloud to ground lightning possible.
UV index: low...from 10 am to 4 PM.
Weather: showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph...increasing to
northeast around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Ocracoke...1 to 3 feet.
at Ocracoke Inlet...
High tide at 6:34 am
low tide at 12:45 PM
high tide at 6:52 PM
low tide at 1:01 am sun
All beach goers should remain aware of inherent dangers when
entering the surf including strong rip currents...swift
longshore currents...pounding shore break and shallow sand bars.
It is safest if you swim at a guarded beach and always heed the
advice of lifeguards and beach patrol.
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