Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
422 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-112300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
422 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK FOR 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:       NONE.

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 AND 4 PM.

WEATHER:               SUNNY AND BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      62 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       60 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A LOW AT 10 50 AM. A HIGH AT 5 38 PM.
                       A LOW AT 11 33 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY BE LOW THROUGH AT
                       LEAST THE WEEKEND WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND
                       LOW SEAS EXPECTED. WINDS WILL BE BREEZY THIS
                       AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WITH HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
                       NORTHWEST GULF AND LOW PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
                       PLAINS. MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES AND TEMPERATURES IN THE
                       LOWER 70S CAN BE EXPECTED EACH DAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT
                       WEEK.

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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