Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 281128
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
528 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

TXZ242-243-282330-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
528 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              60                    57
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        56                    54
WATER LEVEL:                  0.09 FT MSL           -0.01 FT MSL
WIND:                         E 21 MPH              NE 26 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 SUNDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 63                  58 / 71

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          70%                   30%
            AFTERNOON:        70%                   20%
            EVENING:          50%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          E 16-22 MPH           SE 8-10 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        E 13-21 MPH           SE 9-10 MPH
            EVENING:          E 8-14 MPH            SE 8-9 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            HIGH                  MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     LOW                   LOW

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             6 FEET                4 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        8 SECONDS             8 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 214 PM          LOW : 612 AM
                                                    HIGH: 248 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...WEAK TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW
SUNDAY AND MONDAY WILL INCREASE TO MODERATE TO STRONG FLOW
TUESDAY. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. A MODERATE TO HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISK WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.


* 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.

$$

PZ/TB





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