Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
445 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-302300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
445 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...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:       MODERATE.

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 CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER 90S.

WIND:                  NORTH AT 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      83 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       87 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 4 27 AM. A MINOR LOW AT 9 O7 AM.
                       A MINOR HIGH AT 12 23 PM. A LOW AT 8 44 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN MODERATE THROUGH
                       THURSDAY WITH SWELLS OFFSHORE THE LOWER TEXAS COAST TO CONTINUE TO
                       INCREASE THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. WEATHER CONDITIONS
                       WILL INCLUDE WARM TEMPERATURES AND SCATTERED SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

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CASTILLO


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