Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
422 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-292300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
422 AM CDT MON AUG 29 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. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      85 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       87 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 4 AM. A LOW AT 7 53 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN LOW THROUGH
                       TUESDAY WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND LOW WAVE
                       HEIGHTS ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST. EAST TO
                       NORTHEAST SWELLS HEIGHTS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
                       MID-WEEK AND MAY LEAD TO AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT
                       RISK WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. WEATHER CONDITIONS
                       WILL INCLUDE WARM TEMPERATURES AND SCATTERED SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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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