Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
554 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

TXZ242-243-272300-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
554 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              82                    81
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        83                    82
WATER LEVEL:                  0.45 FT MSL           0.88 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 16 MPH             S 18 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 SATURDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 84                  80 / 84

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

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

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          30%                   10%
            AFTERNOON:        30%                   10%
            EVENING:          20%                   10%

WIND        MORNING:          S 22-23 MPH           SE 15-18 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        S 23-24 MPH           SE 16-17 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 21-24 MPH          SE 17-20 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            MODERATE              MODERATE

LIGHTNING RISK:               MODERATE              LOW

UV INDEX:                     VERY HIGH             VERY HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             6 FEET                5 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        7 SECONDS             7 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     HIGH: 948 AM          LOW : 125 AM
                                                    HIGH: 1022 AM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...
A MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED OVER THE
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. HIGHS AT THE BEACHES WILL BE IN THE LOW TO MID
80S WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE EACH DAY.

* A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS WIND AND/OR WAVE CONDITIONS
  SUPPORT STRONGER AND/OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS.  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.

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