Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
443 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-022300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
443 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK FOR 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:       SLIGHT.

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:               PARTLY SUNNY. 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE 80S.

WIND:                  EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 2 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      81 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       80 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 6 33 AM. A MINOR LOW AT 11 40 AM.
                       A MINOR HIGH AT 3 48 PM. A LOW AT 11 23 PM.

OUTLOOK:               LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS AND LOW SEAS WILL
                       RESULT IN A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY
                       AND AT LEAST THROUGH MID WEEK. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
                       THROUGH MONDAY, OTHERWISE PARTLY SUNNY SKIES
                       AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED.


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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