Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
422 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

422 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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, if

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:               Mostly Cloudy in the morning then becoming partly

Temperatures:          Middle 70s.

Wind:                  East 10 to 15 mph.

Wave Heights:          2 to 4 feet.

Surf Temperature:      75 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       74 degrees.

Tides:                 A high at 12 49 pm.

Outlook:               The rip current risk is expected to remain low this
                       week. A weak cold front arrives into midweek with a
                       slight chance for rain showers and thunderstorms on
                       Wednesday and Wednesday night. High temperatures on
                       the coast remain in the mid to upper 70s this week.

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


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