Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
516 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-262300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
516 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
                       MEANS TAHT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL
                       SWIMMERS.

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:               MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 80S FALLING NEAR 80 DEGREES.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 6 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      80 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       82 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A LOW AT 12 26 AM TONIGHT.
                       FRIDAY...A LOW AT 12 26 AM. A HIGH AT 9 57 AM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND AS HIGHER SEAS
                       CONTINUE IN THE SURF ZONE. THERE IS A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY
                       THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH WARM TEMPERATURES
                       AND PARTLY SUNNY 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/BOGORAD



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