Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
551 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.FOR THE BEACHES FROM MALAQUITE BEACH TO PORT ARANSAS...

TXZ242-243-232300-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
551 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              77                    77
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        83                    82
WATER LEVEL:                  1.06 FT MSL           1.2 FT MSL
WIND:                         N 15 MPH              N 7 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 WEDNESDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 86                  78 / 85

SKY         MORNING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY
            AFTERNOON:        PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY
            EVENING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         PARTLY CLOUDY

WEATHER     MORNING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            AFTERNOON:        NONE                  SHOWERS / TSTMS
            EVENING:          NONE                  SHOWERS / TSTMS

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          20%                   20%
            AFTERNOON:        10%                   20%
            EVENING:          10%                   20%

WIND        MORNING:          NE 10-16 MPH          NE 12-15 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        NE 15-18 MPH          NE 14-16 MPH
            EVENING:          E 14-18 MPH           E 13-16 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               LOW                   LOW

UV INDEX:                     VERY HIGH             VERY HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             3 FEET                3 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 907 AM          HIGH: 334 AM
                              HIGH: 331 PM          LOW : 931 AM
                              LOW : 954 PM          HIGH: 425 PM
                                                    LOW : 1032 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY AS SUFFICIENT
MOISTURE REMAINS ACROSS THE REGION. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN
THE MIDDLE 80S THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.


* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  ONLY
  EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER. RESEARCH HAS
  SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE FREQUENT AND STRONGER IN
  THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS.

* WAVE HEIGHT AND PERIOD FORECASTS ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF DEEP OCEAN
  WAVES OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...NOT SURF CONDITIONS.

$$

PZ/TB






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