Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Surf Report and Forecast

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Surf Report and Conditions

Updated: Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:46:23 -0400
0-1 ft
very poor Conditions
Wind: NNW @ 5 knots
Swell Direction: 1' @ 8s from ESE
Swell Direction: 0.80' @ 5s from N
Swell Direction: 0.50' @ 4s from S
Water Temp: 79° F

Surf Cam


Water Quality

Great Beach Day
No known surf or water quality conditions.

Flag Guide


08/22 05:52AM 3.61ft. HIGH
08/22 11:41AM 0.59ft. LOW
08/22 06:15PM 4.16ft. HIGH
08/23 12:25AM 0.53ft. LOW

North Carolina (Outer Banks) Surf Report & Forecast

Surf Forecast Brief Outlook: 1-2' leftover local NE/ENE windswell and ENE/ESE background swell mix is expected on Friday. The early high tide will make things deep. Winds are light W early shifting light onshore from the ESE in the PM.

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North Carolina (Outer Banks) Surf Forecast

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Saturday 08/23

1-2 ft
1-2 ft - knee to thigh high

Small ESE background swell and NE windswell mix; NE windswell developing into the PM with bigger size possible by the end of the day; moderate/fresh NE winds

Sunday 08/24

3-4 ft
poor to fair
3-4 ft. + - waist to shoulder high

Notch smaller early but building NE windswell; onshore fresh NE winds keep conditions choppy

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