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WHMY40 PGUM 220450
CFWMY

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
250 PM CHST WED OCT 22 2014

.LARGE NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL GENERATED BY A STRONG LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM IN THE NORTHERN PACIFIC WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE HAZARDOUS
SURF ON NORTH FACING SHORES OF THE MARIANAS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS.

GUZ001>004-222000-
/X.CON.PGUM.SU.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-141026T0600Z/
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
250 PM CHST WED OCT 22 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CHST SUNDAY...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CHST SUNDAY.

LARGE NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL WILL GENERATE HAZARDOUS SURF OF 7 TO
9 FEET ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS OF THE MARIANAS FOR THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS. SURF MAY BRIEFLY FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS
THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...A SECONDARY LONG-PERIOD
NORTHEAST SWELL WILL RETURN FRIDAY CAUSING HAZARDOUS SURF ALONG
NORTH FACING REEFS TO CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SURF IS
EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID VENTURING NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...ESPECIALLY THOSE
ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS AS RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE THREATENING.

&&

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