Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-272300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 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:     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. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                       CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS NEAR 90.

WIND:                  NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      77 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       83 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 5 19 AM. A MINOR LOW AT 10 45 AM.
                       A MINOR HIGH AT 4 26 PM. A LOW AT 11 02 PM.

OUTLOOK:               WHILE ONSHORE WINDS REMAIN LIGHT TO MODERATE,
                       INCREASED SWELL HEIGHT WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED
                       RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AGAIN THURSDAY. RAIN CHANCES
                       INCREASE AND LINGER 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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