Beach Report 6/2/17

Recent heavy rains have packed the sand on the beach making driving conditions very good even past 3 Mile Lake. 2wd vehicles can easily drive on the beach for the next few days. The seaweed is finally starting to decrease and the beach looks great. If weather holds...

Memorial Day Beach Report

Beach driving conditions have been rough due to high tides. The county is working on the top of the beach so most vehicles should be able to make it onto the beach Saturday Morning. There is a forecast for strong rip currents through Saturday. Please be especially...

Beach Report 3/17/17

Beach driving conditions are very good at the top of beach in the mornings while the tide is low. The beach entrance has been graded so most vehicles can get onto the packed sand. High tides in the afternoon will make driving conditions harder in the afternoon. There...
Spring Break Beach Report – 3/9/17

Spring Break Beach Report – 3/9/17

Beach driving conditions are awesome this morning and the waves are about 1-2ft but expected to build to 3ft. County workers are grading and prepping the beach entrance for spring break so you should be able to drive onto the beach in a 2wd vehicle on Saturday. Heavy...

Beach Report – 2/25/17

The weather has been awesome in Matagorda this month and it looks as though spring is here early. Light winds have given us many days of calm water off the beach which has been great for paddleboarding. Water temps are in the upper 60s and much warmer than usual for...

Beach Report – 9/30/16

Driving conditions are still very good due to recent rains. The top of the beach from Jetty Park to 3 Mile Lake is relatively clean since the Beach Cleanup was last weekend. The surf is currently calm and flat with clear green water on the beach. The Bull Reds are in...

Beach Report 9/15/16

Beach driving conditions are good due to recent rains and tides. Tides are running high so further down beach the driving is more difficult. The water has been mostly calm and clearing up recently but currents are swift at the cuts. Don’t swim near these areas....

Beach Report – 6/17/16

Blue water is starting to push back toward the beach, it is just outside the surf zone this morning. Driving conditions are also improving as the tides drop back to normal and fresh water inflows decrease. The current is currently moving west to east which is opposite...

Beach Report – 6/12/16

Driving conditions are tough on the beach right now. Tides have been running high with little tidal movement so there is only soft sand to drive on and there is a lot of debris on the back beach. 4×4 vehicles have no problem getting through but we rescued a...