Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
421 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-302300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
421 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY
                       IN THE SURF ZONE. A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS
                       THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL
                       SWIMMERS.

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:               BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING, THEN BECOMING
                       SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH, DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 6 FEET, BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      75 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       78 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 6 29 AM. A MINOR LOW AT 12 39 PM.
                       A MINOR HIGH AT 3 41 PM. A LOW AT 11 28 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH
                       THIS WEEKEND DUE TO ELEVATED SWELL. DRY AND WARM
                       CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND
                       INTO NEXT WEEK.

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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