Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
851 AM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

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

TXZ242-243-200300-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
851 AM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              70                    70
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        69                    67
WATER LEVEL:                  -0.43 FT MSL          -0.44 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 15 MPH             SE 12 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 MONDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 75                  66 / 72

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          5%                    60%
            AFTERNOON:        10%                   30%
            EVENING:          60%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          SE 12-16 MPH          E 7-12 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 12-20 MPH          NE 6-9 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 12-17 MPH          N 2-10 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  MODERATE

UV INDEX:                     HIGH                  HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             4 FEET                4 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 111 PM          LOW : 411 AM
                                                    HIGH: 155 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...RAIN CHANCES WILL DIMINISH THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT. DRIER CONDITIONS AND A WEAK TO OCCASIONALLY BREEZY
OFFSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED THROUGH MID WEEK. WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRIEFLY RETURN THURSDAY.

* 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.

* SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
  DONT FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
  SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR
  WAVE FOR HELP. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF
  THE RIP CURRENT.

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

$$


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