Beach-goers encouraged to “know before you go” ahead of Memorial Day weekend

As the summer season approaches, it’s important to remember that beach safety is paramount to ensuring that you, your friends, and family enjoy all that the Outer Banks has to offer.

Each day you pack up to head to the beach, take a minute to check the daily beach condition reports on When it comes to dangerous rip currents and storms, it is always important to “know before you go.”

To receive daily beach forecasts and alert texts, text “OBXBeachConditions” to 77295. To stop this service, reply “STOP”.