Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
556 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

TXZ242-243-240000-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
556 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              62                    62
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        66                    61
WATER LEVEL:                  0.06 FT MSL           0.07 FT MSL
WIND:                         SW 5 MPH              SW 10 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 MONDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 78                  57 / 68

SKY         MORNING:          MOSTLY SUNNY          MOSTLY SUNNY
            AFTERNOON:        MOSTLY SUNNY          PARTLY CLOUDY
            EVENING:          MOSTLY CLEAR          MOSTLY CLEAR

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          0%                    5%
            AFTERNOON:        0%                    5%
            EVENING:          0%                    5%

WIND        MORNING:          W 12-14 MPH           N 17-21 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SW 10-14 MPH          NE 13-18 MPH
            EVENING:          SW 7-12 MPH           NE 10-13 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            LOW                   LOW

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     MODERATE              MODERATE

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                5 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        8 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 845 AM          LOW : 927 AM
                              HIGH: 545 PM          HIGH: 634 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...
OFFSHORE WINDS WILL DIMINISH ON TUESDAY..THEN RETURN LATE WEDNESDAY
AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EAST. BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED
BEHIND THE FRONT TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...WITH A GRADUAL WARM UP ON
THURSDAY.


* A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT ANY RIP CURRENTS THAT DO
  FORM ARE LIKELY TO BE WEAK BUT STILL MAY POSE A DANGER TO POOR
  SWIMMERS. RESEARCH HAS SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE
  FREQUENT IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS AND
  THESE CAN BE QUITE STRONG ON DAYS WHERE THE OVERALL RIP CURRENT
  THREAT IS LOW...ESPECIALLY IF STRONG SOUTHERLY OR NORTHEASTERLY
  WINDS EXIST.

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

$$

TMT/GW




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