Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
421 AM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018

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

421 AM CDT Wed Mar 21 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 and with a non-inflatable flotation
                       device, such as a life jacket or boogie board.

Lightning Risk:       None.

Ultraviolet Index:     Very High. Wear a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses,
                       and use sunscreen of SPF 15 or higher. Remain in
                       shade if possible.

Weather:               Sunny.

Temperatures:          Mid 70s.

Wind:                  East 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 3 feet.

Surf Temperature:      73 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       73 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 7 51 am.

Outlook:               An elevated risk of life threatening rip currents
                       will continue into next week. Mostly sunny skies
                       and dry conditions can be expected through next
                       Tuesday with highs in the upper 70s to low 80s.

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


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