Surf’s up: Caribbean beaches to see large waves over the weekend
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Surf’s up: Caribbean beaches to see large waves over the weekend

L. Arias - December 25, 2015

Costa Rica's Caribbean beaches in the province of Limón are expected to see waves up to 3.1 meters (10.3 feet) starting Friday and likely continuing through the weekend, the University of…

Big waves expected at Costa Rica’s central Pacific beaches this weekend
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Big waves
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Big waves expected at Costa Rica’s central Pacific beaches this weekend

L. Arias - July 17, 2015

Powerful waves and rip currents started hitting beaches in the Pacific province of Puntarenas on Friday and will continue throughout the weekend, the University of Costa Rica's…

New app offers updates on Costa Rica tides, wind conditions
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Environment and Wildlife
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New app offers updates on Costa Rica tides, wind conditions

L. Arias - July 16, 2015

A new application for mobile phones and devices will offer information on Costa Rica’s sea conditions along both Caribbean and Pacific shores, as well as around Cocos…

Big waves expected to hit Costa Rica’s southern Pacific beaches over the weekend
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Big waves expected to hit Costa Rica’s southern Pacific beaches over the weekend

L. Arias - April 30, 2015

An intense storm currently affecting Pacific waters in the Southern Hemisphere will cause big swells along Costa Rica's coastline starting Saturday. The weather phenomenon will generate powerful waves up…

Oceanographers forecast strong waves, rip tides along Costa Rica’s Pacific shores starting Thursday
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Big waves
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Oceanographers forecast strong waves, rip tides along Costa Rica’s Pacific shores starting Thursday

L. Arias - March 26, 2015

Storms in the southern Pacific are expected to whip up Thursday, causing big waves that will last through Saturday, the University of Costa Rica's Center for Research in Marine Sciences and…