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Surf zone forecast for the Mariana Islands
National Weather Service Tiyan GU
600 AM ChST Thu Aug 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A low risk of rip currents is expected through the
weekend. There is a moderate risk of lightning the next few days.

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GUZ001>004-170900-
Guam-Rota-Tinian-Saipan-
600 AM ChST Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Coastal Winds............Light and variable.
Surf along North facing reefs............1 to 3 feet.
Surf along East  facing reefs............3 to 5 feet.
Surf along South facing reefs............1 to 2 feet.
Surf along West  facing reefs............1 to 2 feet.
Primary swell...............East at 2 to 3 feet.
Primary 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...88 Degrees.
Maximum afternoon heat index...........Around 100.

.OUTLOOK...Little change on Friday.

Tide information for the next 24 hours...

At Apra Harbor, Guam...
Low  tide -0.1 feet at  9:34 AM Thursday
High tide  2.0 feet at  4:45 PM Thursday
Low  tide  1.4 feet at  9:38 PM Thursday
High tide  2.4 feet at  3:10 AM Friday

At Rota Island...
Low  tide -0.1 feet at  9:28 AM Thursday
High tide  1.9 feet at  4:42 PM Thursday
Low  tide  1.3 feet at  9:32 PM Thursday
High tide  2.2 feet at  3:07 AM Friday

At Tinian Island...
Low  tide  0.0 feet at  9:11 AM Thursday
High tide  1.5 feet at  4:43 PM Thursday
Low  tide  0.5 feet at  9:15 PM Thursday
High tide  1.8 feet at  3:08 AM Friday

At Tanapag Harbor, Saipan...
Low  tide -0.1 feet at  9:46 AM Thursday
High tide  1.9 feet at  5:10 PM Thursday
Low  tide  1.4 feet at  9:41 PM Thursday
High tide  2.2 feet at  3:04 AM Friday

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