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FZMY50 PGUM 311800
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
400 AM CHST FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LARGE WEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURF AND A
HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

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GUZ001>004-010900-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
400 AM CHST FRI AUG 1 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST TUESDAY...

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTH AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............7 TO 10 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............WEST AT 6 TO 8 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............EAST AT AROUND 3 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............9 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 RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 97.

.OUTLOOK...SURF MAY RISE ABOUT A FOOT ALONG WEST FACING REEFS ON
SATURDAY...WITH A CONTINUED HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  5:08 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT 10:29 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT 11:17 PM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  5:02 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 10:26 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:45 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 11:14 PM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  4:45 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.5 FEET AT 10:27 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  4:28 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT 11:15 PM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  1.0 FEET AT  5:23 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT 10:35 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 11:46 PM FRIDAY

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