Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
411 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-222300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
411 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER
                       OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. SWIM WITH A NON-
                       INFLATABLE FLOTATION DEVICE, SUCH AS A LIFE
                       JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     HIGH. 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:               MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.CHANCE OF RAIN
                       30 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

WIND:                  EAST NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      80 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       80 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 8 29 AM. A HIGH AT 4 O4 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 9 54 PM.

OUTLOOK:               MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG EASTERLY WINDS WILL
                       PERSIST THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MAINTAINING ELEVATED
                       WAVE HEIGHTS. AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS
                       EXPECTED THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY. WINDS WILL BEGIN
                       TO DIMINISH AND WAVE HEIGHTS WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE
                       THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY.

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

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