Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
FZUS54 KCRP 261132
SRFCRP

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
532 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

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

TXZ242-243-262345-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
532 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              54                    57
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        62                    61
WATER LEVEL:                  0.47 FT MSL           0.53 FT MSL
WIND:                         SW 8 MPH              SW 12 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 THURSDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 70                  59 / 69

SKY         MORNING:          CLEAR                 MOSTLY SUNNY
            AFTERNOON:        CLEAR                 MOSTLY SUNNY
            EVENING:          CLEAR                 MOSTLY CLEAR

WEATHER     MORNING:          NONE                  NONE
            AFTERNOON:        NONE                  NONE
            EVENING:          NONE                  NONE

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          0%                    0%
            AFTERNOON:        0%                    0%
            EVENING:          0%                    0%

WIND        MORNING:          SW 8-15 MPH           NE 7-14 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SW 10-15 MPH          E 10-14 MPH
            EVENING:          SW 6-10 MPH           E 10-14 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            LOW                   LOW

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     MODERATE              MODERATE

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             2 FEET                2 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             5 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 1100 AM         LOW : 1152 AM
                              HIGH: 804 PM          HIGH: 839 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS
ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. EXPECT A LIGHT TO MODERATE WIND TO CONTINUE
WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES MAINLY IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

* A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT ANY RIP CURRENTS THAT DO
  FORM ARE LIKELY TO BE WEAK BUT STILL MAY POSE A DANGER TO POOR
  SWIMMERS. RESEARCH HAS SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE
  FREQUENT IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS AND
  THESE CAN BE QUITE STRONG ON DAYS WHERE THE OVERALL RIP CURRENT
  THREAT IS LOW...ESPECIALLY IF STRONG SOUTHERLY OR NORTHEASTERLY
  WINDS EXIST.

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

$$

TE/PZ




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.