Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast...corrected
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
540 AM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

...For the Beaches of South Padre Island and Boca Chica...

540 AM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

...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 device,
                       such as a life jacket and boogie board.

Lightning Risk:       Low Risk.

Ultraviolet Index:     Low. Wear sunglasses on bright days, and use
                       sunscreen of SPF 15 or higher if you burn

Weather:               Cloudy with a 70 percent chance of rain.
                       Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Temperatures:          Lower 60s.

Wind:                  Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 4 feet.

Surf Temperature:      62 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       61 degrees.

Tides:                 A low at 7 28 am. A high at 4 43 pm.

Outlook:               Weather and marine conditions will improve
                       on Sunday. A slight chance of showers is expected
                       Monday and Tuesday.

To learn more about rip current safety, visit the National Weather
Service rip current website at


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