Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
445 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-262300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
445 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK OF 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:       LOW.

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:               SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
                       SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      84 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       84 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A MINOR HIGH AT 7 52 AM. A LOW AT 3 29 PM.
                       A HIGH AT 11 36 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK BECOMES ELEVATED WEDNESDAY INTO
                       THURSDAY AS WAVE HEIGHTS BUILD ACROSS THE NEARSHORE
                       GULF WATERS. HOT TEMPERATURES AND A MIX OF SUN AND
                       CLOUDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY ALONG WITH A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AND
                       A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON FRIDAY.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT RIP CURRENT SAFETY, VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE RIP CURRENT WEBSITE AT WWW.RIPCURRENTS.NOAA.GOV.

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