Expert Warns about Dangerous Surf Currents due to Strong Winds

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SOUTH PADRE ISLAND – Strong winds have dangerous surf conditions continue this week.

Even in shallow waters, a person can feel how strong the rip currents can be.

Experts are saying rip currents are not the only thing to be cautious of along the shorelines.

A current called a long shore current can be just as deadly.

Instead of the water pulling you out to sea, a long shore current will pull you up the beach line.

Sometimes taking a person a couple of miles north of where they initially started swimming.

Watch the video above for the full report.


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