Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
519 AM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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

TXZ242-243-282230-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
519 AM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              80                    80
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        81                    81
WATER LEVEL:                  0.82 FT MSL           0.92 FT MSL
WIND:                         S 21 MPH              S 20 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 MONDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 84                  77 / 80

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          5%                    80%
            AFTERNOON:        5%                    60%
            EVENING:          20%                   50%

WIND        MORNING:          S 14-16 MPH           SE 10-16 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 14-17 MPH          E 12-16 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 13-17 MPH          E 12-14 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  HIGH

UV INDEX:                     EXTREME               VERY HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                3 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 807 AM          HIGH: 900 AM
                              LOW : 1147 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE MID WEEK. RAIN AND CLOUD COVER WILL KEEP
COOLER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE MID WEEK. WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE
FLOW CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.

* 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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