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358 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT
* COASTAL FLOODING...OBSERVED WATER LEVELS MAY REACH 3.8 TO 4.2
FEET WITH ADDITIONAL HIGHER WAVE RUN UP DUE TO HIGH SURF.
* TIMING...THROUGH AROUND NOON TODAY CENTERED AROUND TIMES OF
* IMPACTS...WATER LEVELS MAY OVERCOME DUNES AND POSSIBLY
OVERWASH LOW-LYING AREAS AND ROADWAYS ALONG BOLIVAR PENINSULA,
THE WEST END OF GALVESTON ISLAND, THE BLUE WATER HIGHWAY, AND
BEACH DRIVE NEAR SURFSIDE. WAVE RUN UP WILL MAKE CAMPING AND
DRIVING ON THE BEACH HAZARDOUS. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE STRONG.
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.
Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City,
Bellville, Columbus, Eagle Lake, Edna, El Campo, Freeport,
Friendswood, Galveston, Lake Jackson, League City, Missouri City,
Mont Belvieu, Palacios, Pearland, Pierce, Richmond, Rosenberg,
Sealy, Sugar Land, Texas City, Weimar, Wharton, and Winnie
343 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 4 PM CDT this afternoon.
* EVENT...Strong south to southeast winds between 20 and 25 mph
with higher gusts.
* TIMING...Through late afternoon.
* IMPACT...Unsecured lightweight items will be tossed about by the
wind. Drivers of high profile vehicles should be aware of the
high winds if driving on east to west oriented roads or other
areas with cross winds.
Drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high-profile
vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds...
especially when driving along east to west oriented roads