Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
534 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

TXZ242-243-122345-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
534 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              62                    62
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        62                    61
WATER LEVEL:                  -0.36 FT MSL          -0.27 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 8 MPH              S 9 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 SATURDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 70                  60 / 67

SKY         MORNING:          MOSTLY SUNNY          PARTLY CLOUDY
            AFTERNOON:        MOSTLY SUNNY          PARTLY CLOUDY
            EVENING:          MOSTLY CLEAR          MOSTLY CLEAR

WEATHER     MORNING:          NONE                  NONE
            AFTERNOON:        NONE                  NONE
            EVENING:          NONE                  NONE

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          0%                    5%
            AFTERNOON:        0%                    5%
            EVENING:          0%                    5%

WIND        MORNING:          S 10-13 MPH           E 3-9 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        S 10-13 MPH           E 9-12 MPH
            EVENING:          S 8-13 MPH            SE 12-14 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            LOW                   LOW

LIGHTNING RISK:               NONE                  NONE

UV INDEX:                     HIGH                  HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             2 FEET                1 FOOT

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        6 SECONDS             6 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 540 AM          LOW : 1236 AM
                              LOW : 1136 AM         HIGH: 735 AM
                              HIGH: 551 PM          LOW : 1232 PM
                                                    HIGH: 556 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED WITH
HIGHS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S AND LOWS AROUND 60. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL
BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AND MONDAY MAINLY NORTH AND EAST OF PORT
ARANSAS.


* A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT ANY RIP CURRENTS THAT DO
  FORM ARE LIKELY TO BE WEAK BUT STILL MAY POSE A DANGER TO POOR
  SWIMMERS. RESEARCH HAS SHOWN RIP CURRENTS ARE TYPICALLY MORE
  FREQUENT IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES...INLETS...AND PIERS AND
  THESE CAN BE QUITE STRONG ON DAYS WHERE THE OVERALL RIP CURRENT
  THREAT IS LOW...ESPECIALLY IF STRONG SOUTHERLY OR NORTHEASTERLY
  WINDS EXIST.

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

$$

PZ/GH


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