Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
428 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-062300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
428 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LOW,
                       HOWEVER, LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN
                       OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF THE SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
                       JETTIES. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

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 AND 4 PM.

WEATHER:               SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      71 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       70 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 12 42 PM. A HIGH AT 9 13 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BECOME ELEVATED
                       THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND IN THE
                       WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHING WEDNESDAY
                       NIGHT. SHOWERS WILL RETURN WEDNESDAY NIGHT
                       THROUGH SATURDAY WITH THE BEST CHANCE OF RAIN
                       BEING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. COOL AND WINDY
                       CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS AREA BEACHES
                       WITH WIND GUSTS OF UP TO 40 MPH ON THURSDAY.

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

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BIRCHFIELD



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