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FZMY50 PGUM 130547
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
347 PM CHST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL BE HIGH AS LARGE
WAVES GENERATED BY A SHEAR LINE IN ADDITION TO A NORTHWEST
SWELL AFFECT THE MARIANAS.

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GUZ001>004-132100-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
347 PM CHST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CHST MONDAY ALONG
NORTH FACING REEFS.....

.SUNDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............7 TO 9 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............8 TO 10 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 6 TO 8 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AT AROUND 5 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH. POUNDING SURF WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS RIP
                     CURRENTS AT REEFS AND BEACHES. STAY OUT OF THE
                     WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT TANAPAG BUOY...80 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 90.

.OUTLOOK...SURF IS EXPECTED TO FALL 1 TO 2 FEET ON NORTH FACING
SHORES AND AROUND 1 FOOT ON EAST FACING SHORES MONDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  5:46 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 11:35 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.6 FEET AT  5:40 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT 11:51 AM SUNDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  5:40 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT 11:32 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.6 FEET AT  5:34 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT 11:48 AM SUNDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  5:23 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT 11:33 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  5:17 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 11:49 AM SUNDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  5:54 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 11:59 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.7 FEET AT  5:50 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 12:03 PM SUNDAY

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