Clear Water Swim

For the past 2 weeks or so, we’ve been experiencing that menacing weather pattern of southwest wind with blazing hot and heavy air.  Yesterday was a nice break in the mid-summer pattern!  The wind switched from hard southwest to light east.  When the wind blows southwest that long, upwelling occurs, which means the wind pushes the Gulf Stream water back out to sea, and brings dirty cold deep water to the surface.  When the wind switches onshore (out of the East), the warm, clean waters of the Gulf Stream come right to our shoreline.  I decided to take the waterproof GoPro camera out for a swim, here are some photos of Hatteras Island at its best, enjoy!

Canonball Jelly

Canonball Jelly 2

Canonball Jelly 3

Water Fountain

I hope you liked the photos!  Remember, the best time of year is fast approaching, so book your home through Outer Beaches Realty to guarantee the best value for your dollar, thanks 🙂

– Kurt & the OBR Family


About Outer Beaches Realty

Outer Beaches offers the widest selection of vacation homes on Hatteras Island. From 1-bedroom condos to 8-bedroom mini-resorts, we have you covered! We are PET FRIENDLY, and dedicated to providing the best customer service and accommodations. CHOOSING YOUR OBX VACATION WITH OUTER BEACHES GUARANTEES YOU THE BEST PRICE AND VALUE! Vacation Rentals, Property Management and Real Estate Sales Call Outer Beaches Realty today and get started on planning your next beach vacation. 800.627.1850

Posted on July 28, 2011, in Weather. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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