Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
527 AM CDT SAT MAY 27 2017

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

TXZ242-243-272230-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
527 AM CDT SAT MAY 27 2017

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              81                    80
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        82                    81
WATER LEVEL:                  1.21 FT MSL           1.18 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 24 MPH             S 21 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 SUNDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 84                  80 / 84

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

WEATHER     MORNING:          NONE                  NONE
            AFTERNOON:        NONE                  NONE
            EVENING:          NONE                  SHOWERS / TSTMS

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          5%                    5%
            AFTERNOON:        5%                    5%
            EVENING:          5%                    30%

WIND        MORNING:          S 15-18 MPH           S 14-18 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 16-21 MPH          SE 13-16 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 17-21 MPH          SE 13-16 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     EXTREME               EXTREME

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             4 FEET                4 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 710 AM          HIGH: 807 AM
                              LOW : 1056 PM         LOW : 1147 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY THROUGH THE MID WEEK. RAIN AND CLOUD COVER
WILL KEEP COOLER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE MID WEEK. WEAK TO
MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.

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

* SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
  DONT FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
  SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR
  WAVE FOR HELP. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF
  THE RIP CURRENT.

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

$$


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