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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
413 PM CHST THU JAN 19 2017

...LARGE NORTH SWELL CONTINUES TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURF...

.THE LARGE NORTH SWELL IS EXPECTED TO MAINTAIN HAZARDOUS SURF
CONDITIONS THROUGH AT LEAST TONIGHT. CONDITIONS WILL BE REVIEWED
AGAIN IN THE MORNING FOR THE NEED FOR ANY POSSIBLE EXTENSION.

GUZ001>004-192000-
/O.CON.PGUM.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170119T2000Z/
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
413 PM CHST THU JAN 19 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST FRIDAY...

* FOR NORTH FACING REEFS...LARGE NORTH SWELL CONTINUES TO BRING
  HAZARDOUS SURF OF 7 TO 9 FEET TO THE MARIANAS INTO THIS EVENING
  AS REPORTED BY RECENT SURF OBSERVATIONS AND THE TWO BUOYS OFF OF
  RITIDIAN AND SAIPAN. CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPROVE TO JUST
  BELOW HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS OVER NIGHT...HOWEVER THIS WILL BE
  REVIEWED AGAIN FRIDAY MORNING FOR THE NEED FOR ANY POSSIBLE
  EXTENSION.

* EAST FACING REEFS...HAZARDOUS SURF OF 9 TO 12 FEET WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TONIGHT AS THE SWELL SHIFTS FARTHER TOWARD THE EAST AND
  WEAKENS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID VENTURING NEAR REEFS ALONG EXPOSED BEACHES...ESPECIALLY
THOSE FACING TO THE NORTH AND EAST...AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE
LIFE- THREATENING.

&&

$$

EDSON



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