Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
539 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.FOR THE BEACHES FROM MALAQUITE BEACH TO PORT ARANSAS...

TXZ242-243-292245-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
539 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              84                    83
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        85                    87
WATER LEVEL:                  0.87 FT MSL           1.07 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 12 MPH             S 17 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 SATURDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 88                  81 / 87

SKY         MORNING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY
            AFTERNOON:        PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY
            EVENING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY

WEATHER     MORNING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            AFTERNOON:        SHOWERS / TSTMS       NONE
            EVENING:          NONE                  NONE

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          20%                   20%
            AFTERNOON:        20%                   10%
            EVENING:          5%                    10%

WIND        MORNING:          SE 8-12 MPH           S 8-12 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 10-15 MPH          SE 10-16 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 15-16 MPH          SE 16-18 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               LOW                   LOW

UV INDEX:                     EXTREME               EXTREME

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                2 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 620 PM          HIGH: 340 AM
                                                    LOW : 712 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...LIGHT WINDS DURING THE MORNING ALONG AREA
BEACHES WILL BECOME BREEZY DURING THE MIDDAY TO EARLY EVENING
HOURS. ISOLATED MORNING SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND, ALTHOUGH MOST LOCATIONS SHOULD REMAIN DRY. OTHERWISE,
SKIES WILL BE PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGHS NEAR 90 DEGREES.


* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  RESEARCH HAS
  SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE FREQUENT AND STRONGER IN
  THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS.

* WAVE HEIGHT AND PERIOD FORECASTS ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF DEEP OCEAN
  WAVES OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...NOT SURF CONDITIONS.

$$

PZ/TB



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