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FZMY50 PGUM 160558
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
358 PM CHST TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A MIXTURE OF EAST AND WEST SWELL WILL KEEP THE
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MODERATE ALONG ALL BUT SOUTH FACING REEFS
THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY. THE MONSOON TROUGH WHICH IS NEARBY
WILL CREATE A MODERATE RISK OF LIGHTNING THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY.

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GUZ001>004-162100-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
358 PM CHST TUE SEP 16 2014

.WEDNESDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTH AT 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT AROUND 3 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............WEST AT AROUND 3 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............10 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...86 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 96.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE THURSDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT  7:47 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT 12:43 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  8:19 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  3:50 PM WEDNESDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  7:41 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 12:40 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  8:13 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  3:47 PM WEDNESDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  7:24 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.5 FEET AT 12:41 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  7:56 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.5 FEET AT  3:48 PM WEDNESDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT  8:10 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 12:59 AM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  8:40 AM WEDNESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  4:19 PM WEDNESDAY

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