Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX...CORR
536 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-012300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
536 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

RIP CURRENT RISK:      LOW RISK. SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO
                       SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE-THREATENING RIP
                       CURRENTS. HOWEVER, LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
                       OFTEN OCCUR IN THE VICINITY OF THE SOUTH PADRE
                       ISLAND JETTY. REMEMBER TO SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       LOW RISK.

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:               20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
                       CLOUDY.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      69 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       69 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A MINOR HIGH AT 1 33 AM. A LOW AT 8 26 AM.
                       A HIGH AT 3 03 PM. A MINOR LOW AT 8 37 PM.

OUTLOOK:               A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
                       THIS EVENING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL
                       DISTURBANCE. SURF CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO WORSEN
                       OVERNIGHT TONIGHT, WITH AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK
                       POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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

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BIRCHFIELD



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