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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR THE MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
456 PM CHST MON MAR 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS RIP CURRENTS HAS
DROPPED TO LOW...HOWEVER IT IS EXPECTED TO POP
BACK UP TO MODERATE ONCE AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY AS
A SHEAR LINE MOVES IN FROM THE NORTH.

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GUZ001>004-272200-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
456 PM CHST MON MAR 27 2017

.TUESDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............1 TO 3 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 3 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY 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...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 94.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL INCREASE 2 TO 4 FEET ON WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY WITH THE APPROACH OF ANOTHER SHEAR LINE FROM THE
NORTH.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  7:12 PM MONDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  1:41 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  7:54 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  2:06 PM TUESDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  7:09 PM MONDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  1:35 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  7:51 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  2:00 PM TUESDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  7:10 PM MONDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  1:18 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  7:52 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT  1:43 PM TUESDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  7:19 PM MONDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT  1:37 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  7:56 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  2:02 PM TUESDAY

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