Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
526 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

TXZ242-243-242230-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
526 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              75                    75
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        81                    80
WATER LEVEL:                  0.64 FT MSL           0.98 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 18 MPH             SE 25 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 MONDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 82                  79 / 82

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

WEATHER     MORNING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            AFTERNOON:        SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            EVENING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          63%                   60%
            AFTERNOON:        40%                   60%
            EVENING:          60%                   50%

WIND        MORNING:          S 23-29 MPH           SE 20-23 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        S 20-25 MPH           SE 20-22 MPH
            EVENING:          S 20-22 MPH           S 17-22 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               HIGH                  MODERATE

UV INDEX:                     HIGH                  HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             6 FEET                6 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 1033 AM         LOW : 240 AM
                                                    HIGH: 1059 AM
                                                    LOW : 622 PM
                                                    HIGH: 926 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...AND
WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW...ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY. AROUND 3 FEET SEAS ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE SURF ZONE. HIGH
TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER 80S AND LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S.


* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  ONLY
  EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. RESEARCH HAS
  SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE FREQUENT AND STRONGER IN
  THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS.

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

$$

PZ/WC



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