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Morning Beach Conditions

August 12, 2022

LOW rip current risk at all ocean beaches today!

​While the risk for rip currents is low from Duck to Ocracoke, life-threatening rip currents may still be present.  Strongest rip currents often occur a couple hours either side of low tide, which is around 210 pm today.

​Remember LOW risk does not mean NO risk!

Mostly cloudy skies today with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temperature will be in the lower 80s with northwest winds between 5  to 10 mph.

Water temperatures: Duck Pier...70. Jennettes Pier..64. Oregon Inlet Marina...85. Rodanthe Pier...82. Avon Pier...84.

If help is needed call 911!

 

More beach safety info at: https://www.weather.gov/beach/mhx

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Check out videos and beach safety information featuring Dare County locals offering tips for staying safe while at the beach. These graphics and short videos feature OBX lifeguards, surf photographers and pro surfers, and encourage everyone to “Live like a local - love the beach, respect the ocean.” 

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