Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-232300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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 AND BOOGIE 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 CLOUDY. 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      78 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       81 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 10 O9 AM. A LOW AT 1 38 AM SUNDAY.

OUTLOOK:               A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED THROUGH
                       MID WEEK THEN A MODERATE RISK INTO NEXT WEEKEND.
                       SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
                       THROUGH THE WHOLE 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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