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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
808 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...RISK OF RIP CURRENTS LOWER FOR TODAY...

.LATEST WEB CAMS AT THE BEACHES AND BUOY OBSERVATIONS SHOW A VERY
LOW SWELL HEIGHT MOVING ONSHORE. THEREFORE...THE HIGH RISK OF
RIP CURRENT RISK IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.


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KENEDY-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
808 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

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


MARINE CONDITIONS HAVE IMPROVE ACROSS THE BEACHES THIS MORNING
WITH LOW SWELLS HEIGHTS AND LIGHT TO MODERATE. THEREFORE...THE
HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT FOR TODAY. AT
THIS TIME...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK RIP CURRENT TODAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT. ..BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&


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