Statement as of 7:55 PM EDT on October 16, 2017
Expires 8:00 PM EDT on October 17, 2017
... Beach hazards statement now in effect through Tuesday
* hazards... high threat of rip currents.
* Locations... north of Cape Hatteras.
* Timing and tides... dangerous rip currents are most prevalent a
few hours either side of low tide, which will occur around 1230
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.