Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
417 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-122300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
417 AM CST FRI FEB 12 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:       NONE.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES, AND
                       USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. SEEK SHADE DURING
                       THE MIDDAY HOURS OF 10 AM AND 4 PM.

WEATHER:               SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      62 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       62 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 5 27 AM. A LOW AT 11 40 AM.
                       A HIGH AT 5 43 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY BE LOW THROUGH
                       SUNDAY BEFORE WINDS INCREASE AND SEAS BUILD EARLY
                       NEXT WEEK DUE TO THE APPROACH OF A WEAK COLD FRONT.
                       WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE WARM AND DRY WITH MOSTLY
                       SUNNY SKIES EXPECTED EACH DAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF
                       NEXT WEEK.

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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