Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
617 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

...RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS HAS DIMINISHED FROM HIGH RISK CATEGORY...

.SWELLS MOVING TOWARD THE COAST CONTINUE TO DIMINISH SLIGHTLY THIS
EVENING. THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG GULF
FACING BEACHES TONIGHT.

TXZ242-243-245-247-020130-
/O.CAN.KCRP.RP.S.0003.000000T0000Z-150302T0100Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
617 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

...RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS CANCELLED THE
RIP CURRENT RISK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT SURF ZONE CONDITIONS
ARE FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALSO MEANS THAT SURF
ZONE CONDITIONS ARE DANGEROUS FOR ALL SWIMMERS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

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