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FZMY50 PGUM 161715
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
315 AM CHST THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL BE MODERATE THE NEXT
FEW DAYS. THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF LIGHTNING ON FRIDAY.

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GUZ001>004-170815-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
315 AM CHST THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............6 TO 8 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 3 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AT AROUND 5 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............11 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 FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 96.

.OUTLOOK...SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS WILL PEAK AT 6 TO 8 FEET
TONIGHT BEFORE FALLING BACK TO 5 TO 7 FEET ON FRIDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  8:20 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  3:10 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  9:49 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.1 FEET AT  3:33 AM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:17 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  3:04 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  9:46 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.0 FEET AT  3:27 AM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  8:18 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  2:47 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  9:47 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  3:10 AM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  8:14 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  3:11 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 10:10 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  3:34 AM FRIDAY

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