Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

TXZ251-256-257-GMZ130-262300
-KENEDY-CAMERON-WILLACY-
420 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...

RIP CURRENT RISK:      MODERATE RISK. SURF ZONE CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR THE
                       DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS. REMEMBER TO
                       SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD AND WITH A NON-INFLATABLE FLOTATION
                       DEVICE, SUCH AS A LIFE JACKET OR BOOGIE BOARD.

LIGHTNING RISK:       SLIGHT.

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

WEATHER:               PARTLY SUNNY. 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.

TEMPERATURES:          HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

WIND:                  SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

WAVE HEIGHTS:          1 TO 3 FEET.

SURF TEMPERATURE:      76 DEGREES.

BAY TEMPERATURE:       79 DEGREES.

TIDES:                 A HIGH AT 12 22 PM.

OUTLOOK:               THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY DUE TO AN
                       INCREASED SWELL OUT OF THE EAST SOUTHEAST. WITH INCREASED
                       WINDS AND WAVE HEIGHTS, THE RISK WILL POSSIBLY REMAIN
                       ELEVATED THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS ALSO AN ISOLATED CHANCE
                       FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

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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