Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
436 AM CDT SAT JUN 25 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-252300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
436 AM CDT SAT JUN 25 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:               MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      81 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       84 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A SINGLE HIGH AT 8 59 AM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS POSSIBLE
                       THROUGH SUNDAY DUE TO ELEVATED WAVE HEIGHTS IN
                       THE GULF WATERS. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS
                       AND STORMS ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AND AGAIN MONDAY
                       AND TUESDAY. WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST
                       WITH WARM TEMPERATURES EXPECTED EACH DAY.

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

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BIRCHFIELD



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