Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1100 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-292300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
1100 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8PM THIS EVENING...

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:       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 IN THE MORNING, THEN CLEARING.
                       WINDY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOW 90S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH, GUSTING TO 45 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          6 TO 9 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      78 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       80 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 11 58 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LIKELY THROUGH
                       NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED EARLY SUNDAY,
                       WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PLEASANT
                       AND MORE COMFORTABLE WEATHER, WITH TEMPERATURES IN
                       THE LOW AND MID 80S, RETURNS TO START THE WEEK.
                       ANOTHER COLD FRONT, AND THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS, IS POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY INTO
                       THURSDAY.

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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