Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast...Corrected
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
641 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

641 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Rip Current Risk:      High risk. Life threatening rip currents are likely
                       in the surf zone. A high risk of rip currents means
                       that surf zone conditions are dangerous for all

Lightning Risk:       Low.

Ultraviolet Index:     Moderate. 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:               Decreasing clouds with isolated showers and storms
                       in the morning. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Temperatures:          Upper 60s.

Wind:                  North 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts.

Wave Heights:          3 to 6 feet.

Surf Temperature:      74 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       75 degrees.

Tides:                 A low at 10 24 am. A high at 8 21 pm.

Outlook:               An elevated risk for rip currents will
                       continue through Thanksgiving Day. The
                       wave heights will diminish through the
                       rest of the holiday weekend with a low
                       risk for rip currents expected. Expect
                       beautiful conditions through Monday of
                       next week with highs in the low 70s to
                       near 80 degrees under sunny to mostly
                       sunny skies.

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

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