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FZMY50 PGUM 251752
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
352 AM CHST FRI DEC 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS...TRADE-WIND WAVES AND SWELLS WILL MAINTAIN A HIGH RISK
OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG EAST FACING REEFS OF THE MARIANAS UNTIL THIS
AFTERNOON. A MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IS THEN EXPECTED FOR AT
LEAST THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

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GUZ001>004-260900-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
352 AM CHST FRI DEC 26 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CHST THIS AFTERNOON
ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON ALONG EAST
FACING REEFS...

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............BREEZY. EAST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 7 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............9 TO 12 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............5 TO 8 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............1 TO 3 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 7 TO 9 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.

RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH. POUNDING SURF WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS RIP
                     CURRENTS AT REEFS AND BEACHES. STAY OUT OF THE
                     WATER.

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE FROM RITIDIAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 97.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL DIMINISH 1 TO 2 FEET ON ALL EXCEPT WEST FACING
REEFS SATURDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
LOW  TIDE -0.4 FEET AT  4:27 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.6 FEET AT 11:25 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT  5:23 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:20 PM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.4 FEET AT  4:21 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 11:22 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.1 FEET AT  5:17 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.1 FEET AT 10:17 PM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  4:04 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 11:23 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  5:00 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.6 FEET AT 10:18 PM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  4:28 AM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT 11:42 AM FRIDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT  5:32 PM FRIDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 10:24 PM FRIDAY

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