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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
324 PM CHST FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...TRADE-WIND WAVES AND SWELL WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG EAST FACING REEFS FOR AT LEAST THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. NORTH SWELL WILL CREATE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS ALONG NORTH AND EAST FACING REEFS THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
A MODERATE RISK OF LIGHTNING EXISTS THROUGH SUNDAY.

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GUZ001>004-182100-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
324 PM CHST FRI APR 18 2014

.SATURDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTHEAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............6 TO 8 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 3 TO 5 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTH AROUND 4 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                     MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 99.

.OUTLOOK...SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS WILL BUILD 1 TO 2 FEET AND
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS WILL DECLINE 1 TO 2 FEET BY SUNDAY
MORNING.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:52 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 10:40 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT  4:17 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  9:29 AM SATURDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:46 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:37 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT  4:11 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  9:26 AM SATURDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  3:29 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 10:38 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  3:54 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  9:27 AM SATURDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  3:53 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 11:09 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT  4:24 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  9:19 AM SATURDAY

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