Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
540 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

TXZ242-243-012345-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
540 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              51                    52
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        56                    54
WATER LEVEL:                  -0.24 FT MSL          -0.21 FT MSL
WIND:                         NW 12 MPH             NW 9 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 MONDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 62                  57 / 63

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          30%                   20%
            AFTERNOON:        30%                   20%
            EVENING:          20%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          NW 7-9 MPH            NE 6-9 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        N 7-8 MPH             E 8-10 MPH
            EVENING:          NE 6-10 MPH           SE 10-14 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            HIGH                  MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     LOW                   LOW

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                3 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        8 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 612 AM          LOW : 701 AM
                              HIGH: 248 PM          HIGH: 316 PM
                                                    LOW : 822 PM
                                                    HIGH: 1141 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED ON TUESDAY
WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY BRINGING A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW AND MUCH
COLDER TEMPERATURES BACK TO THE AREA. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.

* A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS WILL
  LIKELY SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS.
  A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALSO MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS
  ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS
  ARE FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS.
  A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALSO MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS
  ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

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

$$






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