Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
430 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-042300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
450 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
                       MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. SWIM WITH A NON-INFLATABLE
                       FLOTATION DEVICE, SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.

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

WEATHER:               MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          3 TO 5 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      60 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       59 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A MINOR HIGH AT 12 43 AM. A LOW AT 8 25 AM.
                       A HIGH AT 3 55 PM. A MINOR LOW AT 8 43 PM.

OUTLOOK:               AREAS OF FOG PERSIST THIS MORNING AND BEGIN
                       TO IMPROVE BY MID DAY. WINDS WILL BE INCREASING
                       TODAY BEFORE THE NEXT FRONT ARRIVES. COLD FRONT
                       ARRIVES EARLY THURSDAY BUILDING SEAS AND INCREASING
                       WINDS. A PROLONG PERIOD OF SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
                       CONDITIONS AND POSSIBLE GALES IS EXPECTED.


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

$$

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