This summer’s bad weather has positive impact on some local businesses in Virginia Beach

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This summer has been one to remember for many Virginia Beach businesses on the ocean front.

On July 4th, Hurricane Arthur brought bad weather, dangerous rip currents, and red flag warnings, keeping many people out of the water.

But lucky for surf-shop owners, vacationers are using these bad-weather days for an excuse to shop as sales are up 25% this summer!