PHOTO: Tybee Island Ocean Rescue Senior Lifeguard Todd Horne, right, and Mark Eichenlaub, left, prepare to hang a yellow flag that warns swimmers of strong rip currents from Hurricane Arthur along the beach on Tybee Island, Ga., July 3, 2014.
Waves pounded the shoreline.
Surfers embraced the wave activity, making the most of Arthur’s fury.
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PHOTO: Kevin Taylor of Savannah, Ga., heads out to surf the waves on the north beach of Tybee Island as Hurricane Arthur makes its way up the East Coast, July 3, 2014.