Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
410 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-202300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
410 AM CDT MON OCT 20 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:     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 WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

WIND:                  EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      80 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       79 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 7 46 AM. A HIGH AT 2 13 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 8 06 PM.

OUTLOOK:               WINDS WILL TURN NORTHEAST AND INCREASE TUESDAY
                       CAUSING WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD. AN ELEVATED RISK
                       OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED TUESDAY THROUGH
                       THURSDAY. WINDS AND WAVE HEIGHTS WILL DECREASE
                       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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CAMPBELL




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