Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-272300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
                       POSSIBLE IN THE SURF ZONE. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A
                       LFEGUARD AND WITH NON-INFLATABLE FLOTATION DEVICE,
                       SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET AND BOGGIE BOARD.

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 SUNNY. 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGH IN THE MIDDLE 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          4 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      78 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       82 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A MINOR HIGH AT 11 12 AM. A LOW AT 6 40 PM.

OUTLOOK:               HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF INTERACTING WITH LOW
                       PRESSURE OVER NORTHEAST MEXICO WILL MAINTAIN
                       MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY.
                       THE RIP CURRENT RISK IS EXPECTED TO BE ELEVATED
                       THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS
                       WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY OF THE FORECAST PERIOD.

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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