Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SRFBRO

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-062300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                       ARE EXPECTED. REMAIN IN WATER THAT IS WAIST DEEP
                       OR LESS.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     VERY HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. REMAIN IN
   THE SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               CLOUDY WITH NEAR STEADY TEMPERATURES. BREEZE NORTH
                       WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHEAST AND DECREASE LATE THIS
                       AFTERNOON.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE 50S.

WIND:                  NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 MPH THIS
                       AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          5 TO 8 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      58 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       58 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 9 32 AM. A HIGH AT 4 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 9 28 PM.

OUTLOOK:               ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE INTO
                       SATURDAY WITH ELEVATED SEAS GRADUALLY LOWERING BY
                       THE AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PRODUCE MORE
                       FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS DEVELOP INTO SUNDAY.
                       THE PASSAGE OF ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL BRING STRONG
                       WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS EARLY 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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