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FZMY50 PGUM 220449
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
249 PM CHST WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LARGE NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL WILL GENERATE HAZARDOUS
SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG NORTH FACING EXPOSURES
FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

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GUZ001>004-222000-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
249 PM CHST WED OCT 22 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CHST SUNDAY...

.THURSDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............7 TO 9 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............1 TO 3 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 7 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............EAST AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH. POUNDING SURF WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS RIP
                     CURRENTS AT REEFS AND BEACHES. STAY OUT OF THE
                     WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...85 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 96.

.OUTLOOK...SURF COULD BRIEFLY FALL BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS THURSDAY
NIGHT BUT A SECONDARY LONG-PERIOD NORTHEAST SWELL WILL INCREASE
FRIDAY MAINTAINING HAZARDOUS SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS
THROUGH SATURDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  6:26 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  1:05 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  7:21 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  1:14 PM THURSDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  6:23 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT 12:59 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  7:18 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT  1:08 PM THURSDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  6:24 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT 12:42 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  7:19 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT 12:51 PM THURSDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  6:36 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  1:02 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  7:36 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT  1:07 PM THURSDAY

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