Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1230 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-010000-
KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
1230 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      HIGH RISK. FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED.
                       REMAIN IN WATER THAT IS WAIST DEEP OR LESS.

ULTRAVIOLET INDEX:     LOW. WEAR SUNGLASSES ON BRIGHT DAYS...AND USE SUNSCREEN OF SPF 15
                       OR HIGHER IF YOU BURN EASILY.

WEATHER:               CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND MORNING DRIZZLE. CHANCE OF RAIN
                       40 PERCENT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

WIND:                  NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          4 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY 9 FEET

SURF TEMPERATURE:      60 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       57 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 5 13 AM. A LOW AT 2 31 PM.

OUTLOOK:               WINDS TO WEAKEN OVER THE WEEKEND HOWEVER WAVES HEIGHTS
                       TO REMAIN RATHER HIGH AND RIP CURRENT RISK ELEVATED THROUGH
                       THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK AS A LONG PERIOD EASTERLY
                       SWELL PERSIST.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT RIP CURRENT SAFETY, VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE RIP CURRENT WEBSITE AT WWW.RIPCURRENTS.NOAA.GOV.

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