Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
428 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-292300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
428 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER
                       OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. SWIM WITH A NON
                       INFLATABLE FLOTATION DEVICE, SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET
                       OR BOOGIE BOARD.

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:               SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SOME STORMS COULD
                       PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTH SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      83 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       83 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A MINOR HIGH AT 5 14 AM. A LOW AT 11 46 AM.
                       A HIGH AT 6 44 PM.

OUTLOOK:               LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS AND LOW SEAS
                       WILL LEAD TO A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THE
                       WEEKEND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY ON
                       SATURDAY AS THE SURFACE LOW LINGERS NEAR THE
                       COASTLINE.


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

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