314  
WHUS44 KHGX 280914  
CFWHGX  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX  
414 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017  
   
..MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS POSSIBLE
 
 
.A DEVELOPING COASTAL TROUGH WILL TIGHTEN THE PRESSURE GRADIENT  
AND MODERATE ONSHORE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. TIDE LEVELS  
WILL INCREASE IN RESPONSE TO THE STRONGER WINDS. THESE CONDITIONS  
WILL ALSO SUPPORT STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS.  
CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN AND NEAR THE WATER TODAY.  
 
TXZ214-237-238-282015-  
/O.EXT.KHGX.BH.S.0008.000000T0000Z-170629T0000Z/  
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-  
414 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017  
   
..BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING
 
 
* HAZARDS...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.  
 
* LOCATION...LOW LYING COASTAL AREAS AND GULF FACING BEACHES.  
 
* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...POSSIBLE WATER OVERWASH OF HIGHWAY 87 ON  
THE BOLIVAR PENINSULA AND HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP  
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS  
CREATE LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. CAUTION  
SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
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