Ocracoke, NC (27960)

10:09 PM EDT on April 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
The Ocracoke Harbor Inn/Silver Lake | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement Active Notice: Public Information Statement

Elev 15 ft 35.11 °N, 75.98 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
65.3 °F
Feels Like 65.3 °F
N
10.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 20.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4200 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 56 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 7:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KHSE 240151Z AUTO 05009G18KT 020V090 5SM BR BKN008 BKN042 OVC110 18/16 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP143 T01780161 TSNO
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4200 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 56 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 7:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KHSE 240151Z AUTO 05009G18KT 020V090 5SM BR BKN008 BKN042 OVC110 18/16 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP143 T01780161 TSNO

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 8:25 PM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from 8 am EDT Monday through
Monday evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a beach hazards statement, which is in effect from 8 am EDT
Monday through Monday evening.

* Hazards... high rip current risk and dangerous shore break.

* Location... all beaches but especially along east facing beaches

* timing and tides... the most likely time for life threatening rip
currents will be a couple hours either side of low tide. Low
tide Monday will occur around 1215 PM.

* Surf height... building to 4 to 6 feet in the afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm.
Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction following the
shoreline. When out of the current, swim back to shore. If tired,
float or tread water until out of the rip current. If unable to
escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

Shore break occurs when waves break directly on the beach. The
most common injuries with strong shore break are neck and back
injuries, which most often occur when the powerful surf throws a
swimmer or surfer head first into the bottom. It is extremely
important to protect your head and neck whenever you are in
breaking waves by keeping your hands in front of you at all times.