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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
528 AM CHST SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SWELL FROM DISTANT TYPHOON LIONROCK WILL CAUSE
HAZARDOUS SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MAINLY ON
NORTH AND WEST FACING REEFS THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. THERE
IS A SLIGHT RISK OF LIGHTNING FOR GUAM THIS AFTERNOON.

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GUZ001>004-280900-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
528 AM CHST SUN AUG 28 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM TUESDAY ALONG
NORTH FACING AND WEST FACING REEFS.....

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............ LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............8 TO 10 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............8 TO 10 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 7 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............EAST AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............10 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 98.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE THROUGH MONDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT 10:30 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  5:43 PM SUNDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 10:56 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  4:10 AM MONDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 10:24 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  5:40 PM SUNDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT 10:50 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  4:07 AM MONDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 10:07 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT  5:41 PM SUNDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT 10:33 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  4:08 AM MONDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT 10:38 AM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  5:59 PM SUNDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT 10:55 PM SUNDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  4:18 AM MONDAY

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