Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
418 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-282300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
418 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...
...WIND ADVISORY FROM 11AM THIS MORNING UNTIL 6PM THIS EVENING...

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:     EXTREME. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES,
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. REMAIN IN
                       SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               SUNNY AND WINDY.

TEMPERATURES:          MID 90S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH, INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          5 TO 7 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      77 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       81 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 7 O3 AM. A LOW AT 11 O6 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LIKELY THROUGH
                       WEDNESDAY. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE WARM AND
                       BREEZY WITH MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES. A COLD FRONT IS
                       EXPECTED ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT AND THE NEXT
                       CHANCE OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

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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