Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
429 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

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

429 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

Rip Current Risk:      Low risk. The risk for rip currents is low,
                       however, life threatening rip currents often
                       occur in the vicinity of the south padre island
                       jetties. Remember to swim near a lifeguard.

Lightning Risk:       Low risk.

Ultraviolet Index:     Extreme. Wear a wide-brimmed hat and
                       sunglasses, and use sunscreen of SPF 15
                       or higher. Remain in the shade if possible.

Weather:               Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
                       showers and thunderstorms.

Temperatures:          Low 90s. Heat indices up to 108 degrees.

Wind:                  Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 3 feet.

Surf Temperature:      84 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       85 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 7 15 am. A minor low at 12 pm.
                       A minor high at 2 54 pm. A low at 11 24 pm.

Outlook:               A low risk of rip currents is likely Wednesday
                       through the upcoming weekend. Hot conditions
                       are expected with high temperatures into the
                       low 90s and heat indices exceeding 105 degrees.
                       Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible
                       through Thursday.

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

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