Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FZUS54 KBRO 201041

Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
441 AM CST Tue Nov 20 2018

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

441 AM CST Tue Nov 20 2018

...A Moderate Risk for Rip Currents...

Rip Current Risk:      Moderate Risk. Life threatening rip currents
                       are possible in the surf zone. Remember to
                       swim near a lifeguard, if possible, and with
                       a non-inflatable flotation device, such as a
                       life jacket or boogie board.

Lightning Risk:       None.

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

Weather:               Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and
                       drizzle in the morning, then mostly cloudy in
                       the afternoon.

Temperatures:          Around 60.

Wind:                  North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wave Heights:          4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

Surf Temperature:      67 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       66 degrees.

Tides:                 A low at 6 42 am. A high at 2 20 pm.
                       A minor low at 7 37 pm. A minor high at 11 11 pm.

Outlook:               Another cool day today with temperatures warming
                       up to be around 60 this afternoon with a slight
                       chance of light rain and drizzle through the
                       morning hours and mostly cloudy skies through the
                       remainder of the day. Temperatures will gradually
                       warm through the week, reaching the 70s by Friday.
                       Rain chances and elevated rip current risk will
                       continue through Thanksgiving.

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


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