Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
405 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-172300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
405 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. CONDITIONS DO NOT SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT
                       OF RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER, RIP CURRENTS ARE POSSIBLE,
                       ESPECIALLY NEAR THE SOUTH PADRE ISLAND JETTY. KNOW
                       HOW TO SWIM AND HEED THE ADVICE OF THE BEACH PATROL.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES, AND
                       USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. SEEK SHADE
                       DURING THE MIDDAY HOURS OF 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER:               MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      65 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       66 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 6 55 AM. A LOW AT 10 58 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY ELEVATE TO MODERATE
                       FRIDAY AS WINDS BECOME NORTHEAST AND WAVE HEIGHTS
                       INCREASE. THE ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS
                       EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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

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