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FZMY50 PGUM 242027
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR THE MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
627 AM CHST THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE MARIANAS
THROUGH FRIDAY.  BEGINNING FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND, THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG
EAST FACING REEFS.

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GUZ001>004-251200-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
627 AM CHST THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT AROUND 10 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST  FACING REEFS............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST  FACING REEFS............2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW. HOWEVER, STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                     JETTIES AND REEF CHANNELS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER..

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT RITIDIAN BUOY...85 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 100.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE THROUGH FRIDAY, THEN A
GRADUAL INCREASE IN SURF THROUGH SUNDAY BEFORE A
DECREASE ON MONDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE -0.5 FEET AT  1:19 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  8:02 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.1 FEET AT  1:38 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.6 FEET AT  7:02 AM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.5 FEET AT  1:13 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  7:59 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.0 FEET AT  1:32 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  6:59 AM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 12:56 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  8:00 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  1:15 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  7:00 AM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE -0.4 FEET AT  1:17 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:24 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  1:33 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  6:51 AM FRIDAY

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