051  
FZUS54 KBRO 131037 CCA  
SRFBRO  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX...CORRECTED  
438 AM CST FRI DEC 13 2019  
   
..FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND AND BOCA CHICA
 
 
TXZ256-257-351-GMZ130-132300-  
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-  
438 AM CST FRI DEC 13 2019  
   
..MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY
 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK: MODERATE. LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS  
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. REMEMBER  
TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD, IF POSSIBLE, AND  
WITH A NON-INFLATABLE FLOTATION DEVICE, SUCH  
AS A LIFE JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.  
 
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 10AM TO 4PM.  
 
WEATHER: SUNNY.  
 
TEMPERATURES: UPPER 70S.  
 
WIND: WEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING SOUTH LATE.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET.  
 
SURF TEMPERATURE: 64 DEGREES.  
 
BAY TEMPERATURE: 64 DEGREES.  
 
TIDES: A LOW AT 9 O8 AM.  
A HIGH AT 7 54 PM.  
 
OUTLOOK: THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL LIKELY  
CONTINUE TO REMAIN LOW THROUGH SUNDAY.  
AN ELEVATED RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL  
LIKELY DEVELOP FOR MUCH OF NEXT WEEK  
WITH STRONGER WINDS AND ROUGH SURF  
CONDITIONS. GRADUALLY WARMING EACH DAY  
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  
 
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT RIP CURRENT SAFETY, VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE RIP CURRENT WEBSITE AT HTTPS://WWW.RIPCURRENTS.NOAA.GOV.  
 

 
 
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