Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
417 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-272300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
417 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

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:     EXTREME. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES,
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. REMAIN IN
                       SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               PARTLY CLOUDY AND BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 80S.

WIND:                  EAST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH THIS
                       AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET THIS MORNING SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
                       FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      77 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       81 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 5 51 AM. A LOW AT 10 18 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LIKELY THROUGH
                       TUESDAY. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE WARM AND
                       BREEZY WITH MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES.

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

$$
HALLMAN



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