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FZUS54 KCRP 021033
SRFCRP

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
533 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.FOR THE BEACHES FROM MALAQUITE BEACH TO PORT ARANSAS...

TXZ242-243-022245-
KLEBERG-NUECES-
533 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

5 AM OBSERVATIONS:

                              BOB HALL PIER         PORT ARANSAS
AIR TEMPERATURE:              84                    84
SEA WATER TEMPERATURE:        85                    84
WATER LEVEL:                  1.23 FT MSL           1.35 FT MSL
WIND:                         SE 17 MPH             SE 18 MPH


FORECAST:

                              TODAY                 WEDNESDAY

MIN/MAX TEMP:                 / 89                  81 / 88

SKY         MORNING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         MOSTLY CLOUDY
            AFTERNOON:        MOSTLY CLOUDY         MOSTLY CLOUDY
            EVENING:          PARTLY CLOUDY         MOSTLY CLOUDY

WEATHER     MORNING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            AFTERNOON:        SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS
            EVENING:          SHOWERS / TSTMS       SHOWERS / TSTMS

PRECIP CHC  MORNING:          40%                   60%
            AFTERNOON:        50%                   60%
            EVENING:          20%                   30%

WIND        MORNING:          SE 13-17 MPH          SE 16-18 MPH
            AFTERNOON:        SE 16-20 MPH          SE 17-18 MPH
            EVENING:          SE 18-22 MPH          SE 10-16 MPH

RIP CURRENT RISK:*            HIGH                  HIGH

LIGHTNING RISK:               MODERATE              MODERATE

UV INDEX:                     VERY HIGH             HIGH

SIG WAVE HEIGHT:*             5 FEET                6 FEET

DOMINANT WAVE PERIOD:*        8 SECONDS             9 SECONDS

PORT ARANSAS JETTY TIDES:     LOW : 329 PM          HIGH: 120 AM
                                                    LOW : 437 PM


.OUTLOOK (DAYS 3-5)...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE SURF ZONE THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE
FLOW IS EXPECTED. THERE IS A RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THURSDAY.


* A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK MEANS THE SURF IS DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS
  OF SWIMMERS. EVEN THOSE USING SURF OR BOOGIE BOARDS ARE URGED TO
  USE EXTREME CAUTION. RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING TO ANYONE
  ENTERING THE SURF.

* WAVE HEIGHT AND PERIOD FORECASTS ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF DEEP OCEAN
  WAVES OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...NOT SURF CONDITIONS.

$$

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