Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
530 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

530 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...High Risk of Rip Currents Today...

Rip Current Risk:      High Risk. Life threatening rip currents
                       are likely in the surf zone. A High Risk of
                       rip currents means that surf zone conditions
                       are dangerous for all swimmers.

Lightning Risk:       None.

Ultraviolet Index:     Low. Wear sunglasses on bright days, and use
                       sunscreen of SPF 15 or higher if you burn

Weather:               Cloudy and windy with an 80 percent chance
                       of rain.

Temperatures:          Upper 50s.

Wind:                  North 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

Wave Heights:          5 to 8 feet.

Surf Temperature:      65 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       57 degrees.

Tides:                 A low at 6 54 am. A high at 3 55 pm.

Outlook:               Weather and marine conditions will remain
                       adverse for Saturday before improving on

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


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