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FZMY50 PGUM 010550
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
350 PM CHST FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WEST SWELL FROM DISTANT TROPICAL STORM HALONG WILL
CAUSE HAZARDOUS SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON WEST
FACING REEFS OF THE MARIANAS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

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GUZ001>004-012000-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
350 PM CHST FRI AUG 1 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST TUESDAY...

.SATURDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............9 TO 11 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............WEST AT 6 TO 8 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............12 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 98.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT 11:17 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT  5:51 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 11:24 AM SATURDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:45 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 11:14 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.7 FEET AT  5:45 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 11:21 AM SATURDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT  4:28 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT 11:15 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  5:28 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 11:22 AM SATURDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:51 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 11:46 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT  6:11 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT 11:36 AM SATURDAY

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