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FZMY50 PGUM 111744
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
344 AM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED TO RISE FROM
MODERATE TO HIGH TONIGHT OR SATURDAY AS WAVES GENERATED BY A SHEAR
LINE AND NORTHWEST SWELL PRODUCED BY A COLD FRONT SOUTH OF JAPAN
BUILD ACROSS THE MARIANAS.

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GUZ001>004-120900-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
344 AM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016


.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............BREEZY. NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............8 TO 11 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 6 TO 7 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AROUND 3 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                     MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT IPAN BUOY...81 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 90.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL BUILD 1 TO 2 FEET ON ALL BUT SOUTH FACING
REEFS SATURDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  4:09 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.6 FEET AT 10:34 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.6 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT 10:29 PM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  4:03 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 10:31 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.6 FEET AT  4:45 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:26 PM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  3:46 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 10:32 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  4:28 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT 10:27 PM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  4:10 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:43 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.7 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT 10:41 PM FRIDAY

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