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FZMY50 PGUM 271731
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR THE MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
331 AM CHST TUE MAR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LOW TODAY. HOWEVER...IT IS
EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO MODERATE ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

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GUZ001>004-280845-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
331 AM CHST TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 4 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.


RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW. HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                     JETTIES AND REEF CHANNELS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT RITIDIAN BUOY... 84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 94.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL INCREASE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY AS A
SHEAR LINE CROSSES THE AREA.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  7:54 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  2:06 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  8:02 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  2:24 AM WEDNESDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  7:51 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  2:00 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  7:59 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  2:18 AM WEDNESDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  7:52 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  1:43 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  8:00 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  2:01 AM WEDNESDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  7:56 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  2:02 PM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  8:11 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  2:23 AM WEDNESDAY

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