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FZMY50 PGUM 160611
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
411 PM CHST WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...TRADE-WIND WAVES AND SWELL WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING REEFS OF THE
MARIANAS THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND. THERE WILL BE A MODERATE
RISK OF LIGHTNING FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AS A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE
PASSES SOUTH OF THE MARIANAS.

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GUZ001>004-162115-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
411 PM CHST WED APR 16 2014

.THURSDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............7 TO 9 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............1 TO 3 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 4 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AT AROUND 4 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                     MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 96.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE FRIDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  9:02 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.0 FEET AT  2:52 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  8:20 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  3:10 PM THURSDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:59 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  2:46 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:17 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  3:04 PM THURSDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  9:00 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  2:29 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  8:18 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  2:47 PM THURSDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  9:18 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.1 FEET AT  2:49 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  8:14 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  3:11 PM THURSDAY

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