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FZMY50 PGUM 260500
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
300 PM CHST FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL BE MODERATE THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT. RISING NORTHWEST SWELL MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS SUNDAY OR SUNDAY NIGHT.
THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF LIGHTNING FOR GUAM SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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GUZ001>004-262000-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
300 PM CHST FRI AUG 26 2016

.SATURDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............3 TO 5 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............5 TO 7 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............WEST AT 3 TO 5 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............NORTHWEST AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY PERIOD..............12 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...86 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 98.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL RISE 1 TO 2 FEET ALONG WEST AND NORTH FACING
REEFS ON SUNDAY...POSSIBLY RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS SURF.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  3:23 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  8:24 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  1:55 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  9:25 AM SATURDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  3:20 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  8:18 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  1:52 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  9:19 AM SATURDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.5 FEET AT  3:21 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  8:01 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  1:53 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  9:02 AM SATURDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  3:44 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  8:32 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  1:55 AM SATURDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT  9:39 AM SATURDAY

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