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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
548 AM CHST FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG ALL
BEACHES AND REEFS OF THE MARIANAS THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT
WEEK. THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF LIGHTNING TODAY.

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GUZ001>004-221100-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
548 AM CHST FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............VARIABLE AT 5 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............1 TO 3 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............AROUND 1 FOOT.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 2 TO 3 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW. HOWEVER...STRONG CURRENTS CAN OCCUR NEAR
                     JETTIES AND REEF CHANNELS. ALWAYS HAVE A
                     FLOTATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...86 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 98.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL DIMINISH 1 TO 2 FEET ON EAST FACING
REEFS SATURDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT 11:50 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT  6:50 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT 12:13 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  5:23 AM SATURDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT 11:44 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  6:47 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT 12:07 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  5:20 AM SATURDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE  0.0 FEET AT 11:27 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT  6:48 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT 11:50 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT  5:21 AM SATURDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE  0.1 FEET AT 11:57 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT  7:14 PM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT 12:03 AM SATURDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.0 FEET AT  5:30 AM SATURDAY

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