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FZMY50 PGUM 240500
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
300 PM CHST WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL BECOME MODERATE THIS
EVENING AND REMAIN MODERATE THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THERE IS
A MODERATE RISK OF LIGHTNING TONIGHT.

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GUZ001>004-242000-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
300 PM CHST WED AUG 24 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CHST THIS EVENING FOR
WEST FACING REEFS...

.THURSDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTH AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............5 TO 7 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............WEST AT 5 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............EAST AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.


RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                     MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT RITIDIAN BUOY...85 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 99.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL FALL 1 TO 2 FEET ALONG WEST AND SOUTH FACING
REEFS ON FRIDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  6:10 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 12:04 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  7:12 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  1:50 PM THURSDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  6:04 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 12:01 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  7:06 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  1:47 PM THURSDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  5:47 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 12:02 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  6:49 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.5 FEET AT  1:48 PM THURSDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  6:19 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 12:17 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  7:26 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  2:07 PM THURSDAY

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