Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
433 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-082300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
433 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A
                       LIFEGUARD AND WITH A NON-INFLATABLE FLOTATION DEVICE,
                       SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.

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:               BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 60S.

WIND:                  NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      61 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       60 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A LOW AT 8 28 AM. A HIGH AT 4 57 PM.
                       A MINOR LOW AT 9 52 PM.

OUTLOOK:               WINDS AND SEAS QUICKLY SUBSIDE TONIGHT AND RIP CURRENT
                       RISK WILL LIKELY BE LOW TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. WEATHER
                       CONDITIONS WILL BE PLEASANT WITH MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES
                       AND HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 60S AND LOWER 70S
                       THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK 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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