Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
442 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-252300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
442 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 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 JETTY. REMEMBER
                       TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       MODERATE.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     VERY HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES,
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. REMAIN IN THE
                       SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS. 40
                       PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      85 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       88 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH OCCURRED AT 1 43 AM. A LOW AT 5 32 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENTS WILL LIKELY REMAIN LOW FOR MOST OF THE
                       WEEK WITH MODERATE WINDS AND LOW SEAS OVER THE GULF
                       OF MEXICO. HOWEVER, IT MAY BECOME ELEVATED IF
                       EASTERLY SWELLS INCREASE AFTER A COLD FRONT THIS
                       WEEK. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL INCLUDE SCATTERED
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY THIS WEEK WITH
                       THE BEST CHANCE OF HEAVY RAIN BEING MONDAY AND
                       TUESDAY.


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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