Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Surf Report and Forecast

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Surf Report and Conditions

Updated: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:11:11 -0400
2-3 ft
poor Conditions
Wind: WSW @ 15 knots
Swell Direction: 2' @ 4s from SSW
Swell Direction: 1' @ 9s from ESE
Swell Direction: 0.60' @ 2s from S
Water Temp: 78° F

Surf Cam


Water Quality

Great Beach Day
No known surf or water quality conditions.

Flag Guide


09/03 01:55AM 3.59ft. HIGH
09/03 07:50AM 0.70ft. LOW
09/03 02:32PM 4.37ft. HIGH
09/03 09:00PM 0.83ft. LOW

North Carolina (Outer Banks) Surf Report & Forecast

Surf Forecast Brief Outlook: Look for 1-2' ENE/SE swell mix on Wednesday. Standout breaks may still see a few inconsistent bigger sets with the incoming tide push during the morning hours. South facing breaks see 1-2' SW/SSW windswell. Winds are W/WSW 7-11kts becoming onshore for the northern Outer Banks. Breaks south of Oregon Inlet see southerly winds develop over the second half of the week.

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Wednesday 09/03

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

Lingering ENE and SE/ESE swell mix with inconsistent bigger sets possible in AM. 1-2'+ SW windswell S facing spots. W/WSW winds in AM.

Thursday 09/04

1-2 ft
1-2 ft - ankle to knee high

Small SE/ESE swell, enough for a longboard at the better spots. Close to flat for the northern Outer Banks around high tide.

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