If you’re a native Texan (or even a transplant) you know the sad truth: beaches on the Gulf Coast are pretty brown. 

But thanks to a shift in currents, this week the water in Galveston has been clear blue.

Enjoying the beautiful, nearly crystal clear water in Galveston? A lot of people say they've lived in the area all their lives and have never seen it like this. But how long will it last? https://t.co/IzJKvD6L7F pic.twitter.com/7Xox1sRYqG

— ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston) May 30, 2018 ]]