Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-282300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 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:                  LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10
                       MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      84 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       86 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 3 25 AM. A LOW AT 6 56 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN LOW THROUGH
                       MID-WEEK WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND LOW TO
                       MODERATE SEAS EXPECTED ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST.
                       WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE WARM WITH A CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY THIS WEEK. THE
                       BEST CHANCE OF RAIN WILL BE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

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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