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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
405 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH
COASTAL GEORGIA

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV
ON THE INTERNET FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE WATCHES...WARNINGS
OR ADVISORIES THAT MAY BE IN EFFECT.

A RIP CURRENT RISK GRAPHIC CAN BE FOUND ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/CHS/BEACH

SCZ050-182030-
CHARLESTON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CAPE ROMAIN...ISLE OF PALMS...
SULLIVANS ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...KIAWAH ISLAND
405 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                    MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ONLY EXPERIENCED
                    SURF SWIMMERS THAT KNOW HOW TO ESCAPE A RIP
                    CURRENT SHOULD ENTER THE WATER.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 60S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...MODERATE CATEGORY.

SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS UPPER 60S. BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

$$

SCZ048-049-051-182030-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...HUNTING ISLAND...FRIPP ISLAND...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND...DAUFUSKIE ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH
405 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT DANGEROUS AND
                    FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE
                    SURF DUE TO THIS LIFE THREATENING HAZARD.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 60S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...MODERATE CATEGORY.

SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS MID 60S. BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-182030-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...TYBEE ISLAND...OSSABAW ISLAND...
WASSAW ISLAND...ST. CATHERINES ISLAND...SAPELO ISLAND
405 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH RISK. CONDITIONS SUPPORT DANGEROUS AND
                    FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE
                    SURF DUE TO THIS LIFE THREATENING HAZARD.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
WATER TEMPERATURE...MID 60S.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...MODERATE CATEGORY.

SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$









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