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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
900 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...TIDAL WATER RUN UP TO NEAR THE DUNES EXPECTED ALONG THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST BEACHES TODAY...

.EAST NORTHEAST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH WATER HIGH UP ONTO
THE AREAS BEACHES TODAY. THIS WILL COMBINE WITH A HIGH TIDE EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON TO KEEP THE WATER UP CLOSE TO THE DUNES ON THE AREA
BEACHES.

TXZ251-256-257-100000-
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KENEDY-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
900 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SEA WATER WILL RUN UP THE BEACH TODAY...

* COASTAL FLOODING...SEA WATER WILL RUN UP THE BEACH TODAY...AND
  MAY REACH OR OVERWASH INTO THE DUNES AT SOME LOCATIONS. TIDAL
  MEASUREMENTS ARE RUNNING ABOUT ONE FOOT ABOVE PREDICTED.

* TIMING...THE NEXT HIGH TIDE WILL BE AT 12 25 PM.

* IMPACTS...WATER WILL COVER PART OF THE BEACH. UMBRELLAS AND
  TRASH CANS NOT STOWED BEHIND THE DUNES COULD FLOAT AWAY AND
  DRIVING WILL REMAIN DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE BETWEEN THE NORTH
  PUBLIC BEACH ACCESS POINTS TO THE MANSFIELD JETTY. RIP CURRENTS
  AND HIGH SURF WILL MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT FOR ALL BUT THE MOST
  EXPERIENCED SURFERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

VEHICLES...EXCEPT FOR THOSE WITH FOUR WHEEL DRIVE AND HIGH WHEEL
BASES...WILL BE DIFFICULT TO DRIVE ON THE BEACH. UMBRELLAS...
BEACH CHAIRS...TRASH CANS...AND OTHER ITEMS SHOULD REMAIN STOWED
BEHIND THE DUNES.

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