Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
425 AM CDT Fri Mar 23 2018

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

425 AM CDT Fri Mar 23 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:               Breezy. Mostly cloudy.

Temperatures:          Upper 70s.

Wind:                  Southeast 20 to 25 mph.

Wave Heights:          3 to 5 feet.

Surf Temperature:      73 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       72 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 11 16 am.

Outlook:               An elevated risk of life threatening rip currents
                       will continue through next week. Mostly cloudy skies
                       and dry conditions can be expected through this
                       weekend with partly cloudy skies and dry conditions
                       through next week with highs in the upper 70s.

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


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