Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
437 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-012300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
437 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                       ARE EXPECTED. REMAIN IN WATER THAT IS WAIST DEEP
                       OR LESS.

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:               PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                       THIS AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      81 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       83 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A MINOR HIGH AT 4 38 AM. A LOW AT 2 13 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THROUGH
                       THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS A TROPICAL WAVE MOVES OVER
                       THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO. SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE AGAIN UP THROUGH MID
                       WEEK AS IT APPROACHES.


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

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