Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
433 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-012300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
433 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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:       MODERATE.

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:               SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY TODAY WITH HEAVY
                       RAIN POSSIBLE.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE 80S.

WIND:                  EAST SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      83 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       84 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 5 11 AM. A LOW AT 11 24 AM.
                       A HIGH AT 6 24 PM.

OUTLOOK:               A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED ALONG
                       AREA BEACHES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK WITH
                       LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND LOW WAVE HEIGHTS.
                       THERE IS A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                       EACH DAY THIS WEEK WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY
                       RAIN TODAY AND TOMORROW.

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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