Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
405 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-102300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
405 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE. A HIGH RISK OF RIP
                       CURRENTS MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE
                       DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

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 TO 4 PM.

WEATHER:               CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 60S.

WIND:                  NORTH NORTHEAST 7 TO 13 MPH BECOMING EAST SOUTHEAST
                       IN THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          6 TO 8 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      65 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       59 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 5 33 AM. A HIGH AT 1 51 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 6 41 PM. A MINOR HIGH AT 9 25 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. RIP CURRENT
                       RISK WILL LIKELY BE LOW THROUGH THE FIRST HALF
                       OF THE WORK WEEK AS WAVE HEIGHTS SUBSIDE.
                       WARMER TEMPERATURES AND DRIER CONDITIONS CAN
                       BE EXPECTED.

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

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