Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
424 AM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-232300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
424 AM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...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 SHADE IF POSSIBLE.

WEATHER:               SUNNY AND BREEZY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      73 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       72 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 6 AM. A HIGH AT 2 53 PM.

OUTLOOK:               RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH THE WEEKEND. GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS
                       ACCOMPANIED BY PARTLY CLOUDY TO MOSTLY SUNNY
                       SKIES AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE
                       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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