Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
451 AM CDT Tue Jun 25 2019

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

451 AM CDT Tue Jun 25 2019

...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:       Moderate risk.

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:               Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
                       thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

Temperatures:          Upper 80s.

Wind:                  Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          3 to 5 feet.

Surf Temperature:      73 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       82 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 10 13 am. A low at 5 57 pm. A minor
                       high at 11 13 pm.

Outlook:               There is a moderate risk of rip currents today
                       at the area beaches. The rip current risk is
                       forecast to remain elevated through mid week due
                       to breezy south to southeast winds. Very warm
                       temperatures will also continue through the
                       forecast period, peaking in the mid to upper 80s
                       to near 90 degrees each day. Be sure to stay
                       hydrated, especially if spending an extended
                       amount of time outdoors. Rain chances are
                       expected to stick around today and tomorrow.

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


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