Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
425 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-272300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
425 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IS LOW, HOWEVER,
                       LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN OCCUR IN THE
                       VICINITY OF THE SOUTH PADRE ISLAND JETTY. REMEMBER
                       TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       LOW.

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. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 80S.

WIND:                  EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      84 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       84 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 2 40 AM. A LOW AT 5 55 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN LOW THROUGH EARLY
                       NEXT WEEK WITH LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ALONG THE LOWER
                       TEXAS COAST. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY
                       WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY
                       THROUGH NEXT WEEK. A DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE
                       AREA MONDAY AND TUESDAY AND PROVIDE GREATER CHANCES
                       OF RAIN.

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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