Outer Banks Dare Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 9:36 PM EDT Sep. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Friday
evening...

* locations... northern North Carolina beaches.

* Timing... through Friday.

* Hazards... high risk of rip currents.

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.