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Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 7:54 AM EDT on April 24, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2018


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* location... Horry and Georgetown County beaches.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 3 to 5 feet at Horry and Georgetown County beaches.

* Timing and tides... strong rip currents could occur at any time,
but will be especially prominent several hours either side of low
tide.

* Other hazards... strong and rough surf. Significant beach erosion
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip currents
are likely in the surf zone.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins, jetties
and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards, beach patrol flags and
signs.





Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 7:54 AM EDT on April 24, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2018


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* location... Horry and Georgetown County beaches.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 3 to 5 feet at Horry and Georgetown County beaches.

* Timing and tides... strong rip currents could occur at any time,
but will be especially prominent several hours either side of low
tide.

* Other hazards... strong and rough surf. Significant beach erosion
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip currents
are likely in the surf zone.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins, jetties
and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards, beach patrol flags and
signs.





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