Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
410 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-052300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
410 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...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 OR
                       BOOGIE BOARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       NONE.

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

WEATHER:               MOSTLY CLOUDY.

TEMPERATURES:          AROUND 80.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          2 TO 4 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      76 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       77 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 6 32 AM. A LOW AT 10 16 PM.

OUTLOOK:               ROUGH SWELLS FROM THE EAST SOUTHEAST AND BUILDING WAVE
                       HEIGHTS WILL MAINTAIN AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
                       THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY. WARM TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY
                       CLOUDY SKIES CAN BE 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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