Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
412 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-242300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
412 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. MARINE CONDITIONS DO NOT SUPPORT THE
                       DEVELOPMENT OF RIP CURRENTS. HOWEVER, RIP CURRENTS
                       ARE POSSIBLE, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE SOUTH PADRE
                       ISLAND JETTY. KNOW HOW TO SWIM AND HEED THE ADVICE
                       OF THE BEACH PATROL.

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:               PARTLY SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS NEAR 80.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      72 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       74 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 5 21 AM. A HIGH AT 12 42 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 6 53 PM.

OUTLOOK:               OFFSHORE WINDS WILL DECREASE TONIGHT AND REMAIN
                       TRANQUIL FRIDAY WITH THE LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
                       CONTINUING. STRONG WINDS RETURN OVER THE WEEKEND
                       WITH WAVE HEIGHTS QUICKLY BUILDING SATURDAY. AN
                       ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE
                       WEEKEND AND INTO 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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CAMPBELL




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