Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
417 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-052300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
417 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

RIP CURRENT RISK:      THE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS REMAINS 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:       NONE.

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 SKIES AND A BIT BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      81 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       83 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A MINOR LOW AT 1 AM. A MINOR HIGH AT 6 59 AM.
   A LOW AT 2 01 PM. A HIGH AT 9 20 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN LOW TODAY
   AND THROUGH AT LEAST THE END OF THE WEEKEND WITH
   LIGHT WINDS OUT OF THE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST.
   MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL WITH TEMPS
   REACHING THE UPPER 80S.


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

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HERGERT


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