Nags Head, NC

9:14 PM EDT on August 22, 2017 (GMT -0400)
South Ridge | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 10 ft 35.95 °N, 75.63 °W | Updated 16 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
82.7 °F
Feels Like 92 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 13.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 7:43 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KFFA 230045Z AUTO 22005KT 190V250 10SM CLR 28/24 A2996 RMK AO2 T02750241
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 7:43 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KFFA 230045Z AUTO 22005KT 190V250 10SM CLR 28/24 A2996 RMK AO2 T02750241

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 8:00 PM EDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from Wednesday morning
through Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a beach hazards statement, which is in effect from Wednesday
morning through Wednesday evening.

* Hazards... high threat of rip currents.

* Location... Rodanthe 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 330 PM Wednesday.


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.