Cape Hatteras National Seashore posts beach conditions update for Monday morning
Cape Hatteras National Seashore posted a Seashore Beach Conditions Update around 11 a.m. on Monday, September 21, 2020.
The update noted that:
– Most beach areas remain inaccessible.
– Driving on the beach is not recommended until conditions improve.
– Walking on some areas of the beach will prove difficult as the sand is very soft from being wet for so long.
– Life-threatening rip currents are forecast along all Outer Banks beaches.
CHNS stated that the photos accompanying the update were taken ahead of Monday morning’s high tide.
As of Monday morning, NC 12 is closed between the Marc Basnight Bridge over Oregon Inlet and Rodanthe. NC 12... read more