Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
439 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-022300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
439 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY TODAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                       ARE EXPECTED. REMAIN IN WATER THAT IS WAIST DEEP
                       OR LESS.

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

WEATHER:               MOSTLY CLOUDY. 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  EAST SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          5 TO 7 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      83 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       85 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 3 18 PM. A HIGH AT 1 30 AM OVERNIGHT.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
                       THROUGH THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS TROPICAL STORM DOLLY
                       MOVES OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO. SHOWER AND
                       THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL START TO INCREASE THIS MORNING
                       AS THE SYSTEM MOVES TOWARDS NORTHEAST MEXICO.



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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