Harkers Island, NC (28531)

3:27 PM EDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Whitehurst Creek | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 20 ft 34.74 °N, 76.55 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
76.6 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
1.1
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 2.5 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 900 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.50 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:57 AM 8:08 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KMRH 231858Z AUTO 22017G22KT 10SM FEW009 26/23 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP078 T02560228 TSNO
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 900 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.50 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:57 AM 8:08 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KMRH 231858Z AUTO 22017G22KT 10SM FEW009 26/23 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP078 T02560228 TSNO

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:20 AM EDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a beach hazards statement, which is in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening.

* Hazards... high risk of rip currents.

* Location... Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout.

* Timing and tides... the most likely time for strong rip currents
to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide, which will
occur around noon today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.