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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
336 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...

...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING...

.ELEVATED SWELLS WITH ADEQUATELY LONG PERIODS WILL MAINTAIN A
HIGH RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG
GULF-FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW WILL BE POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH
TIDE SUNDAY MORNING FOR THE COASTLINE FROM PORT ARANSAS TO BAFFIN
BAY.

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KLEBERG-NUECES-
336 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO NOON CDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO NOON CDT
SUNDAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...PRIMARILY FOR GULF FACING BEACHES FROM PORT
  ARANSAS SOUTH TO BAFFIN BAY.

* TIMING...FOR RIP CURRENTS, THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. FOR
  COASTAL FLOODING, FROM EARLY TO LATE MORNING SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
  WILL OCCUR ALONG GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST.
  THE SURF WILL REMAIN DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS. MINOR
  TIDAL OVERFLOW WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING AROUND THE TIME
  OF HIGH TIDE AND FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE MORNING. SOME BEACH
  ACCESS ROADS MAY BECOME FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE DURING TIMES OF
  HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT PORT ARANSAS IS AT 702 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

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ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
336 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
  WILL OCCUR ALONG GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS
  COAST. THE SURF WILL REMAIN DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF
  SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

$$



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