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Surf Zone Forecast for the Mariana Islands
National Weather Service Tiyan GU
500 PM ChST Wed Nov 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...There will be a high risk of rip currents along east
facing reefs of the Marianas through Thursday evening. There will
be a moderate risk of rip currents along north and west facing
reefs through Friday. The rip risk could become high over the
weekend along north and east facing reefs.

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GUZ001>004-222030-
Guam-Rota-Tinian-Saipan-
500 PM ChST Wed Nov 22 2017

.Thursday...
Coastal Winds............East at 15 to 20 mph.
Surf along North facing reefs............6 to 8 feet.
Surf along East  facing reefs............7 to 9 feet.
Surf along South facing reefs............1 to 3 feet.
Surf along West  facing reefs............4 to 6 feet.
Primary swell...............Northeast at 5 to 6 feet.
Primary period..............12 seconds.
Secondary swell...............North at around 4 feet.
Secondary period..............11 seconds.


Rip current risk.....High. Pounding surf will produce dangerous rip
                     currents at reefs and beaches. Stay out of the
                     water.

Sea surface temperature at Ritidian buoy...85 Degrees.
Maximum afternoon heat index...........Around 99.

.OUTLOOK...Surf will fall 1 to 2 feet along north and west facing
reefs on Friday.

Tide information for the next 24 hours...

At Apra Harbor, Guam...
Low  tide  1.5 feet at  4:24 PM Wednesday
High tide  2.1 feet at  8:56 PM Wednesday
Low  tide -0.1 feet at  4:15 AM Thursday
High tide  2.2 feet at 11:29 AM Thursday

At Rota Island...
Low  tide  1.4 feet at  4:18 PM Wednesday
High tide  2.0 feet at  8:53 PM Wednesday
Low  tide -0.1 feet at  4:09 AM Thursday
High tide  2.1 feet at 11:26 AM Thursday

At Tinian Island...
Low  tide  0.5 feet at  4:01 PM Wednesday
High tide  1.5 feet at  8:54 PM Wednesday
Low  tide  0.0 feet at  3:52 AM Thursday
High tide  1.7 feet at 11:27 AM Thursday

At Tanapag Harbor, Saipan...
Low  tide  1.5 feet at  4:16 PM Wednesday
High tide  1.9 feet at  8:42 PM Wednesday
Low  tide  0.0 feet at  4:13 AM Thursday
High tide  2.1 feet at 11:59 AM Thursday

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