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Latest Surf Zone Forecast by KOKX
Issued 6/22/2017 4:10 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 6/23/2017 4:15 AM America/New_York.
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including the beaches of gilgo state park and robert moses state park
410 pm edt thu jun 22 2017
rip current risk....moderate.
lightning threat....low. implies that there is little chance of
surf height.........around 4 feet.
ultraviolet index...6, which is categorized as high exposure.
surf temperature....63 degrees.
weather.............mostly cloudy. a chance of showers and
high temperature....mid 70s.
winds...............southwest winds around 10 mph, increasing to
around 20 mph in the afternoon.
at fire island inlet...
low tide at 1:26 am.
high tide at 7:05 am.
low tide at 1:27 pm.
high tide at 7:24 pm.
a moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. be sure
to swim within sight of a life guard, and never alone or at night.
always have a flotation device with you in the water.
swim near a lifeguard. if caught in a rip current, relax and float,
and do not swim against the current. if able, swim in a direction
following the shoreline. if unable to escape, face the shore and call
or wave for help.