Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-262300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR
                       A LIFEGUARD AND WITH A NON-INFLATABLE FLOTATION
                       DEVICE, SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

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:               BREEZY AND WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN MORNING BECOMING
                       PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      81 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       82 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 6 19 AM. A LOW AT 10 O3 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE
                       THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT
                       WEEK. EXPECT PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND
                       CHANCES FOR RAIN ALONG WITH THUNDERSTORMS FROM
                       MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. CONTINUED WARM
                       CONDITIONS WILL BE EXPECTED WITH THE AFTERNOON
                       HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 80S.


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

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BRADY



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