Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
623 AM CDT SAT MAR 18 2017

...SWELL, WAVES AND RIP CURRENT RISK SUBSIDING...

.HIGH PRESSURE SETTLING OVER THE CENTRAL GULF HAS REDUCED THE
WINDS AND ALLOWED FOR THE HIGHER WAVES AND SWELLS TO SUBSIDE
OVERNIGHT. WITH SWELL HEIGHTS LOWERING BELOW CRITICAL LEVELS, THE
RIP CURRENT RISK HAS BEEN LOWERED.

TXZ251-256-257-181230-
/O.CAN.KBRO.RP.S.0002.000000T0000Z-170318T1200Z/
KENEDY-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
623 AM CDT SAT MAR 18 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS CANCELLED THE
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

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