Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
424 AM CDT MON APR 24 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-242300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
424 AM CDT MON APR 24 2017

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LOW,
                       HOWEVER, RIP CURRENTS OFTEN DEVELOP IN THE
                       VICINITY OF THE SOUTH PADRE ISLAND JETTIES.
                       REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     VERY HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND
                       SUNGLASSES, AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR
                       HIGHER. REMAIN IN SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      76 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       78 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 8 25 AM. A MINOR HIGH AT 1 56 PM.
                       A LOW AT 8 23 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS POSSIBLE
                       TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, AND AGAIN FRIDAY AND
                       SATURDAY, WITH INCREASING WINDS AND BUILDING
                       SEAS EXPECTED ALONG THE COASTAL WATERS. WEATHER
                       CONDITIONS WILL INCLUDE MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES
                       WITH TEMPERATURES WARMING INTO THE LOWER 80S
                       THROUGH THE REST OF THE 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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