Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
433 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-242300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
433 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 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:               PARTLY SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      80 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       82 DEGREES.

TIDES:   A HIGH AT 7 57 AM. A LOW AT 11 PM

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK AS SEAS CONTINUE
                       TO BE ELEVATED IN THE SURF ZONE. PARTLY SUNNY SKIES
                       CAN BE EXPECTED WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURNING WEDNESDAY
                       THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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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