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FZMY50 PGUM 060548
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR GUAM AND THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
348 PM CHST WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS...THERE WILL BE A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG ALL
REEFS AND BEACHES OF THE MARIANAS THURSDAY. THE RISK OF
RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED TO BECOME MODERATE FOR THE WEEKEND.

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GUZ001>004-062200-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
348 PM CHST WED MAY 6 2015

.THURSDAY...
COASTAL WINDS............EAST AT 10 TO 15 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 96.

.OUTLOOK...SURF WILL INCREASE ABOUT 2 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS
AND ABOUT 1 FOOT ON WEST AND SOUTH FACING REEFS ON FRIDAY.

TIDE INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS...

AT APRA HARBOR, GUAM...
HIGH TIDE  2.4 FEET AT 10:06 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.3 FEET AT  3:43 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.3 FEET AT  8:47 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:53 PM THURSDAY

AT ROTA ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT 10:03 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.2 FEET AT  3:37 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  2.2 FEET AT  8:44 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.3 FEET AT  3:47 PM THURSDAY

AT TINIAN ISLAND...
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT 10:04 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  0.4 FEET AT  3:20 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.7 FEET AT  8:45 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.1 FEET AT  3:30 PM THURSDAY

AT TANAPAG HARBOR, SAIPAN...
HIGH TIDE  1.9 FEET AT 10:08 PM WEDNESDAY
LOW  TIDE  1.0 FEET AT  3:50 AM THURSDAY
HIGH TIDE  1.8 FEET AT  8:49 AM THURSDAY
LOW  TIDE -0.2 FEET AT  4:00 PM THURSDAY

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