Virginia Beach, VA (23451)

11:58 AM EDT on September 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Virginia Beach | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 6 ft 36.86 °N, 76.01 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
74.7 °F
Feels Like 76 °F
N
1.9
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 4.3 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 25000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:51 AM 7:02 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KNTU 211556Z VRB05KT 10SM FEW250 29/19 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP166 T02890189
Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 25000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:51 AM 7:02 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KNTU 211556Z VRB05KT 10SM FEW250 29/19 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP166 T02890189

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:25 AM EDT Sep. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* location... Virginia Beach and Outer Banks Currituck locations adjacent to
the Atlantic Ocean... Chesapeake Bay and tidal tributaries.

* Timing... the most likely time for strong rip currents is a couple hours on
either side of low tide.

* Surf or rip current risk... nearshore large breaking waves of 4 to 6 ft will
result in dangerous surf conditions and a high risk of rip currents. Do not
enter or approach the water due to the risk of being swept away.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as rip currents...
longshore currents... sneaker waves and other hazards create life-threatening
conditions in the surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.