Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
415 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-222300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
415 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LOW,
                       HOWEVER, LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS OFTEN
                       OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF THE SOUTH PADRE
                       ISLAND JETTIES. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A
                       LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     VERY HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND
                       SUNGLASSES,AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR
                       HIGHER. REMAIN IN SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER TO MIDDLE 80S

WIND:                  WEST AROUND 10 MPH. BECOMING EAST AROUND
                       10 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      71 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       71 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 5 49 AM. A HIGH AT 3 14 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS RETURNS
                       FRIDAY INTO NEXT WEEK. DRY CONDITIONS
                       PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEAK COLD
                       FRONT IS EXPECTED ON FRIDAY. NEXT CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS RETURNS ON MONDAY.

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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