Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
536 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

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

TXZ242-243-272245-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
536 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              83                    82
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        87                    85
WATER LEVEL:                  1.14 FT MSL           1.15 FT MSL
WIND:                         E 9 MPH               E 13 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 FRIDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 86                  76 / 87

SKY         MORNING:          MOSTLY SUNNY          MOSTLY SUNNY
            AFTERNOON:        MOSTLY SUNNY          MOSTLY SUNNY
            EVENING:          MOSTLY CLEAR          MOSTLY CLEAR

WEATHER     MORNING:          NONE                  NONE
            AFTERNOON:        NONE                  NONE
            EVENING:          NONE                  NONE

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          0%                    0%
            AFTERNOON:        0%                    0%
            EVENING:          0%                    0%

WIND        MORNING:          E 7-9 MPH             S 5-6 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        E 7-9 MPH             SE 6-12 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 6-8 MPH            SE 10-13 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            LOW                   LOW

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     EXTREME               EXTREME

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             1 FOOT                1 FOOT

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             8 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 801 PM          HIGH: 415 AM
                                                    LOW : 935 AM
                                                    HIGH: 1257 PM
                                                    LOW : 852 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...
DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY...WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ON MONDAY.
GENERALLY LIGHT SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND EXPECTED DURING THE PERIOD.
HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S. LOWS AROUND 80. THE RIP
CURRENT RISK IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN LOW.

* 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.

$$

GW/LK



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