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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
551 AM CHST THU MAY 7 2015

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG ALL
REEFS AND BEACHES OF THE MARIANAS THROUGH FRIDAY. THE RISK IS
THEN EXPECTED TO RISE TO MODERATE...MAINLY ON EAST FACING REEFS.

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GUZ001>004-071100-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
551 AM CHST THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH.
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...............4 TO 6 FEET.
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING REEFS..............2 TO 4 FEET.
SURF ALONG WEST FACING REEFS...............2 TO 4 FEET.
PRIMARY SWELL...............EAST AT 3 TO 5 FEET.
PRIMARY PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL...............WEST AT AROUND 2 FEET.
SECONDARY 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 IPAN BUOY...84 DEGREES.
MAXIMUM AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX...........AROUND 97.

.OUTLOOK...LITTLE CHANGE FRIDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:47 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:53 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 10:53 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.4 FEET AT  4:28 AM FRIDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  8:44 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:47 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:50 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  4:22 AM FRIDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  8:45 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  3:30 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT 10:51 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.5 FEET AT  4:05 AM FRIDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  8:49 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  4:00 PM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 10:55 PM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.1 FEET AT  4:35 AM FRIDAY

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