Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
429 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-262300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
429 AM CDT THU MAY 26 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:       LOW.

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:               CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 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 9 21 AM. A LOW AT 12 26 AM TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH AT LEAST THE WEEKEND AS HIGHER SEAS
                       CONTINUE IN THE SURF ZONE. THERE IS A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY
                       THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK 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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BIRCHFIELD



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