Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
422 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-302300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
422 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

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:       LOW.

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 TO 4 PM.

WEATHER:               MOSTLY CLOUDY AND HAZY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          LOW 80S.

WIND:                  EAST SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          4 TO 6 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      75 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       77 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 12 O3 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH
                       AT LEAST TUESDAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND BUILDING
                       SWELL HEIGHTS. THERE IS A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT, WITH A FEW
                       STORMS HAVING THE POTENTIAL TO BE STRONG. OTHERWISE,
                       CONDITIONS WILL BE WARM AND HUMID WITH MOSTLY CLOUDY
                       SKIES.

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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