POSTED: Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 8:38pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 8:42am
Blockades are up at beach access number 5 prohibiting people from driving onto the beach.
Judge Carlos Cascos says because of the high tides, rips currents, and dangerous driving conditions the beach access will be closed.
Beach access number 5, 6, and Boca Chica beach will be closed until Thursday evening.
The biggest concern officials have is they don't want people sleeping on the beach and night and getting caught in the rough waters.
A Isla Blanca park which is open a lot of people are enjoying it.
A lot surfers are trying to take advantage of the big waves.
Once again officials are warning people to be very cautious if your heading out to South Padre Island.