Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
416 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-242300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
416 AM CST TUE JAN 24 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 AND BOOGIE BOARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     HIGH. WEAR A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT AND SUNGLASSES,
                       AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15 OR HIGHER. SEEK
                       SHADE DURING THE MIDDAY HOURS OF 10 AM TO 4 PM.

WEATHER:               MOSTLY SUNNY.

TEMPERATURES:          UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      69 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       66 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A LOW AT 6 27 AM. A HIGH AT 4 O7 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE EXPECTED
                       THROUGH SATURDAY. DRY CONDITIONS REMAIN UNTIL
                       RAIN CHANCES RETURN THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AND THE
                       UPCOMING 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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BRADY



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