Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
552 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

TXZ242-243-252300-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
552 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              80                    79
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        80                    79
WATER LEVEL:                  0.32 FT MSL           0.58 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 21 MPH             SE 21 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 TUESDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 83                  80 / 84

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          50%                   10%
            AFTERNOON:        60%                   10%
            EVENING:          50%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          SE 18-24 MPH          S 14-17 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 21-26 MPH          SE 14-16 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 17-21 MPH          SE 13-15 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            HIGH                  MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               MODERATE              MODERATE

UV INDEX:                     VERY HIGH             EXTREME

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             5 FEET                5 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 1059 AM         LOW : 344 AM
                              LOW : 622 PM          HIGH: 1115 AM
                              HIGH: 926 PM          LOW : 615 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...AND WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE
FLOW...ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. AROUND 3 FOOT SEAS ARE
EXPECTED NEAR THE SURF ZONE. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE LOWER
80S AND LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S.

* A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK MEANS THE SURF IS DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS
  OF SWIMMERS. EVEN THOSE USING SURF OR BOOGIE BOARDS ARE URGED TO
  USE EXTREME CAUTION. RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING TO ANYONE
  ENTERING THE SURF.

* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  ONLY
  EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. 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.

$$

GW/PZ


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