Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
434 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-292300-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
434 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...

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:       LOW RISK IN THE MORNING, NONE IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

WEATHER:               PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SUNNY IN THE
                       AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          LOWER 90S.

WIND:                  SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH, SHIFTING NORTHEAST 10 MPH
                       EARLY THIS AFTERNOON, THEN SHIFTING EAST.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          5 TO 7 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      75 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       76 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 5 O9 AM. A LOW AT 11 28 AM.
                       A MINOR HIGH AT 3 53 PM. A LOW AT 10 43 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
                       THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH A WEAK COLD FRONT
                       TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY.

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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