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WHPQ40 PGUM 261847
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
500 AM CHST FRI MAR 27 2015

.OVERVIEW...LARGE NORTHEAST SWELL PRODUCED BY FRESH TO STRONG WINDS
NORTHWEST OF A SHEAR LINE OVER THE PHILIPPINE SEA WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS SURF ACROSS THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND YAP STATE FOR THE
NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

$$

PMZ161-171-270700-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
500 AM CHST FRI MAR 27 2015

...A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL RISE TODAY AND REACH HAZARDOUS
LEVELS OF 8 TO 10 FEET BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. THEN SURF IS EXPECTED
TO REMAIN AT THESE LEVELS THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...BEFORE
GRADUALLY SUBSIDING BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS SUNDAY MORNING.

AVOID VENTURING NEAR EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES...ESPECIALLY THOSE
FACING NORTH AS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.

$$

CHAN



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