Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 211035
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
535 AM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

TXZ242-243-212245-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
535 AM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              78                    77
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        78                    77
WATER LEVEL:                  1.13 FT MSL           1.1 FT MSL
WIND:                         NE 17 MPH             NE 16 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 WEDNESDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 83                  74 / 83

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          10%                   5%
            AFTERNOON:        10%                   5%
            EVENING:          5%                    5%

WIND        MORNING:          NE 13-16 MPH          E 13-15 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        NE 16-18 MPH          E 14-18 MPH
            EVENING:          E 15-18 MPH           E 15-18 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     HIGH                  HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             4 FEET                4 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 803 AM          HIGH: 140 AM
                              HIGH: 312 PM          LOW : 828 AM
                              LOW : 906 PM          HIGH: 404 PM
                                                    LOW : 957 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE LOWER 80S
THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW
THURSDAY WILL BECOME WEAK FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  ONLY
  EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. RESEARCH HAS
  SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE FREQUENT AND STRONGER IN
  THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS.

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

$$

RH/TMT



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