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FZMY50 PGUM 071840
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
440 AM CHST WED JUL 8 2015

.SYNOPSIS...SWELL FROM DISTANT TYPHOONS CHAN-HOM AND NANGKA WILL
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THE NEXT
FEW DAYS. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF LIGHTNING THROUGH FRIDAY.

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GUZ001>004-080945-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
440 AM CHST WED JUL 8 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CHST FRIDAY ALONG
SOUTH FACING AND EAST FACING REEFS.....

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............4 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............7 TO 9 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............7 TO 9 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............8 TO 10 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 6 TO 8 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............WEST AT AROUND 7 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH. POUNDING SURF WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS RIP
                     CURRENTS AT REEFS AND BEACHES. STAY OUT OF THE
                     WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM IPAN BUOY...83 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 99.

.OUTLOOK...SURF IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS ALONG
SOUTH FACING REEFS ON THURSDAY...BUT WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS ALONG
NORTH FACING REEFS AT 7 TO 9 FEET FOR GUAM AND ROTA...AND 9 TO
11 FEET FOR TINIAN AND SAIPAN.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT  6:53 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 12:12 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  6:31 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  1:09 AM THURSDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT  6:47 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 12:09 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  6:25 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  1:06 AM THURSDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  6:30 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 12:10 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  6:08 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  1:07 AM THURSDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.6 FEET AT  7:00 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT 12:14 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  6:38 PM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  1:11 AM THURSDAY

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