Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
413 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-272300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
413 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...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:       LOW.

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

WEATHER:               ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. BREEZY AND
                       MOSTLY CLOUDY.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 6 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      78 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       82 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 9 57 AM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND AS HIGHER SEAS
                       CONTINUE IN THE NEARSHORE GULF WATERS. A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUES
                       THROUGH SATURDAY ALONG WITH WARM TEMPERATURES
                       AND PARTLY SUNNY SKIES.

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

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