Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
423 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-241030
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
423 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE. A HIGH RISK OF RIP
                       CURRENTS MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE
                       DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

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:               40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                       SOME STORMS COULD BE SEVERE WITH HEAVY RAIN.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          5 TO 7 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      78 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       80 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 1 38 AM SUNDAY.

OUTLOOK:               A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THROUGH
                       MID WEEK THEN A MODERATE RISK INTO NEXT WEEKEND.
                       SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
                       THROUGH THE WHOLE FORECAST PERIOD.

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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