Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
532 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

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

TXZ242-243-302245-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
532 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              81                    80
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        83                    82
WATER LEVEL:                  0.38 FT MSL           0.4 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 13 MPH             SE 14 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 TUESDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 83                  79 / 83

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          10%                   10%
            AFTERNOON:        10%                   10%
            EVENING:          10%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          SE 6-14 MPH           SE 14-16 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 13-18 MPH          SE 16-18 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 16-18 MPH          SE 17-18 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            LOW                   LOW

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  LOW

UV INDEX:                     EXTREME               EXTREME

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                4 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             5 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 1109 AM         HIGH: 1216 AM
                              LOW : 612 PM          LOW : 508 AM
                                                    HIGH: 1122 AM
                                                    LOW : 634 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. LOW TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.


* A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT ANY RIP CURRENTS THAT DO
  FORM ARE LIKELY TO BE WEAK BUT STILL MAY POSE A DANGER TO POOR
  SWIMMERS. RESEARCH HAS SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE
  FREQUENT IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS AND
  THESE CAN BE QUITE STRONG ON DAYS WHERE THE OVERALL RIP CURRENT
  THREAT IS LOW...ESPECIALLY IF STRONG SOUTHERLY OR NORTHEASTERLY
  WINDS EXIST.

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

$$



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