Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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WHMY40 PGUM 210642
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
442 PM CHST TUE AUG 21 2018

.SOUTHWESTERLY SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG SOUTH AND WEST
FACING REEFS THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

GUZ001>004-212000-
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GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
442 PM CHST TUE AUG 21 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST
WEDNESDAY...
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* WAVES AND SURF...SURF BETWEEN 8 AND 12 FEET WILL CONTINUE ALONG
  WEST FACING REEFS AND 7 TO 10 FEET ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS.
  THERE WILL ALSO BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

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