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FZMY50 PGUM 221705
SRFMY

SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR THE MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
305 AM CHST TUE MAY 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ALONG
EAST FACING REEFS...BECOMING LOW LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY AS EAST
SWELL DIMINISHES.

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GUZ001>004-230815-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
305 AM CHST TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST  FACING REEFS............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST  FACING REEFS............1 TO 2 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 3 TO 5 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 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 AT RITIDIAN BUOY...85 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 98.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL FALL ABOUT A FOOT ALONG EAST FACING REEFS ON
WEDNESDAY...LOWERING THE RIP RISK TO LOW.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.5 FEET AT  5:04 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT 11:47 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  6:05 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT 11:45 PM TUESDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT  5:01 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT 11:41 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  6:02 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.8 FEET AT 11:39 PM TUESDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  5:02 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT 11:24 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT  6:03 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.3 FEET AT 11:22 PM TUESDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  5:02 AM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.2 FEET AT 11:44 AM TUESDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  6:21 PM TUESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.9 FEET AT 11:32 PM TUESDAY

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