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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
558 AM CHST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURF
AND MAINTAIN A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON NORTH AND WEST
FACING REEFS INTO SUNDAY MORNING. TRADE-WIND SWELL AND WAVES
WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON EAST FACING
REEFS.

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GUZ001>004-200900-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
558 AM CHST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST SUNDAY...

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............BREEZY. EAST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUST TO 30 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............8 TO 10 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............8 TO 10 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............7 TO 9 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 5 TO 8 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTHWEST AT AROUND 6 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH. POUNDING SURF WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS RIP
                     CURRENTS AT REEFS AND BEACHES. STAY OUT OF THE
                     WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 97.

.OUTLOOK...SURF IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE ONE TO TWO FEET ON NORTH
AND WEST FACING REEFS BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  7:02 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 12:09 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  5:32 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.5 FEET AT 12:48 AM SUNDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  6:59 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT 12:03 PM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  5:29 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.5 FEET AT 12:42 AM SUNDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT  7:00 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT 11:46 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  5:30 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 12:25 AM SUNDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  7:25 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 11:56 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  5:31 PM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT 12:48 AM SUNDAY

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