Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
415 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-222300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
415 AM CST MON DEC 22 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:               PARTLY SUNNY. WARMER.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      67 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       66 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 8 30 AM. A HIGH AT 5 50 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL JUMP TO HIGH TUESDAY
                       BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE OFF
                       THE LOWER COAST AT MIDDAY. STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS
                       WILL KEEP WAVE HEIGHTS ELEVATED THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
                       CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE A BIT ON CHRISTMAS DAY.
                       WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHERLY BUT INCREASE THROUGH
                       THE DAY AND AN ELEVATED RISK WILL LIKELY CONTINUE
                       THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

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

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CAMPBELL




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