Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
423 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

423 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...Moderate risk for rip currents today...

Rip Current Risk:      Moderate risk. Life threatening rip currents are
                       possible in the surf zone. Remember to swim near
                       a lifeguard and with a non-inflatable flotation
                       device, such as a life jacket and boogie board.

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:               Hot, Mostly Sunny and Breezy.

Temperatures:          Low 90s. Heat indices between 100 to 105.

Wind:                  Southeast 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts.

Wave Heights:          2 to 4 feet.

Surf Temperature:      84 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       85 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 6 49 am. A low at 10 37 pm.

Outlook:               An elevated risk for rip currents is likely
                       to continue through Tuesday. Hot conditions
                       are expected throughout the period with the
                       high temperatures into the low 90s and heat
                       indices exceeding the century mark. Tuesday
                       through Thursday will feature isolated rain
                       showers and thunderstorms.

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

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