Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
427 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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

427 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 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

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 Index 102 to 107 degrees.

Wind:                  East 10 to 15 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 feet or less.

Surf Temperature:      82 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       86 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 5 26 am. A minor low at 9 49 am.
                       A minor high at 1 23 pm. A low at 9 43 pm.

Outlook:               A low risk of rip currents is expected
                       through late this week. There is a chance
                       for mainly sea breeze showers and
                       thunderstorms each day this week with a
                       better chance for rain Friday into the
                       weekend due to increased moisture off of the
                       Gulf. Hot conditions continue with highs
                       ranging from the upper 80s into the low 90s.

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

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