Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
424 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-222300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
424 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 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 SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS AROUND 90.

WIND:                  SOUTH SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      75 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       81 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 4 34 AM. A LOW AT 8 17 PM.

OUTLOOK:               HIGH WAVE HEIGHTS WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED RISK OF
                       RIP CURRENTS AGAIN TODAY, SO BE SURE TO HEED THE ADVICE
                       OF THE BEACH PATROL. WAVES SHOULD SUBSIDE BY THIS 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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BIRCHFIELD





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