Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
425 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-242300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
425 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY.

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY
                       IN THE SURF ZONE. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS
                       THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL
                       SWIMMERS.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

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

WEATHER:               PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH IN MORNING BECOMING 20 MPH IN
                       AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      73 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       72 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 6 54 AM. A HIGH AT 3 12 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 8 42 PM. A MINOR HIGH AT 11 49 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND AND INTO THE START OF THE
                       UPCOMING WORKWEEK. DRY CONDITIONS WITH MOSTLY TO
                       PARTLY SUNNY SKIES ARE EXPECTED INTO AND THROUGH
                       THE START OF NEXT WEEK.

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

$$
BRADY



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