Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
430 AM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

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

430 AM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

...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, if possible, and with
                       a non-inflatable flotation device, such as a
                       life jacket or boogie board.

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:               Morning fog lift to mostly cloudy skies with isolated
                       showers and thunderstorms. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Temperatures:          Mid 70s.

Wind:                  Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 4 feet.

Surf Temperature:      64 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       66 degrees.

Tides:                 A low at 4 24 am. A high at 2 15 pm.

Outlook:               An elevated risk of rip currents will remain
                       possible through the upcoming workweek. Rain
                       will be likely for Monday with the chance of
                       isolated thunderstorms. Wednesday night will
                       feature a slight chance for rain showers and
                       thunderstorms. Temperatures will remain mild
                       this week with bouts of fog at times. Monday
                       will trend the coolest with high temperature
                       values in the upper 60s.

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


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