Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
429 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-282300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
429 AM CDT THU APR 28 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:       NONE.

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:               HAZY AND PARTLY SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOW 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      76 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       77 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 10 45 AM. A LOW AT 1 49 AM FRIDAY.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH
                       MUCH OF THE WEEKEND AS SEAS BUILD. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS THIS WEEKEND
                       AND A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS AND WARM TEMPERATURES
                       CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

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

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