Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
412 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

...FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND AND BOCA CHICA...

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-252300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
412 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. MARINE CONDITIONS DO NOT SUPPORT THE
                       DEVELOPMENT OF RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER, RIP CURRENTS
                       ARE POSSIBLE, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE SOUTH PADRE
                       ISLAND JETTY. KNOW HOW TO SWIM AND HEED THE ADVICE
                       OF THE BEACH PATROL.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     MODERATE. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. SEEK SHADE
                       DURING THE MIDDAY HOURS OF 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER:               SUNNY AND BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS NEAR 70.

WIND:                  SOUTH SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      66 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       62 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 10 50 AM. A HIGH AT 7 20 PM.

OUTLOOK:               A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS RETURNS TONIGHT AND
                       WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY NIGHT AS
                       SOUTHERLY WINDS INCREASE AND WAVE HEIGHTS BUILD
                       AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT SATURDAY.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT RIP CURRENT SAFETY, VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE RIP CURRENT WEBSITE AT WWW.RIPCURRENTS.NOAA.GOV.

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