Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
425 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

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

425 AM CDT Mon May 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:       Low.

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

Weather:               Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy with rain
                       showers and isolated thunderstorms. 20 percent
                       chance of rain.

Temperatures:          Mid 80s.

Wind:                  Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

Wave Heights:          3 to 5 feet.

Surf Temperature:      78 degrees.

Bay Temperature:       82 degrees.

Tides:                 A low occurred at 1 49 am. A high at 11 12 am.

Outlook:               An elevated risk of rip currents continues for
                       tonight before subsiding to a low risk for the
                       rest of the week. A slight chance for rain and
                       storms will linger into Tuesday morning before
                       conditions mainly dry out for the rest of this
                       week. High temperatures will generally hold in
                       the 80s this week under mostly to partly sunny

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


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