Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
419 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

419 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 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:       Moderate risk.

Ultraviolet Index:     Very high. 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 scattered showers and
                       thunderstorms. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Temperatures:          Upper 80s.

Wind:                  Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 3 feet.

Surf Temperature:      83 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       84 degrees.

Tides:                 A minor high at 3 56 am. A low at 12 o2 pm.
                       A high at 8 40 pm.

Outlook:               A low risk for rip currents is expected to
                       continue through early next week. The risk
                       for rip currents could become elevated for
                       the latter half of the workweek. Scattered
                       showers and thunderstorms will be possible
                       for each afternoon this week. Temperatures
                       will top out in the middle to upper 80 for
                       each afternoon.

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

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