Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
406 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

406 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 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 jetty. Remember to swim near a

Lightning Risk:       None.

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:               Mostly sunny.

Temperatures:          Upper 80s.

Wind:                  Southeast 5 to 15 mph, becoming east in the

Wave Heights:          1 to 3 feet.

Surf Temperature:      81 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       85 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 4 27 am. A low at 7 59 pm.

Outlook:               A low risk of rip currents is expected into
                       next week. Hot and generally rain free
                       conditions continue through the weekend, with
                       highs ranging from the upper 80s into the low
                       90s. Isolated showers and thunderstorms are
                       possible each day next week.

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

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