Port Bolivar, TX (77650)

8:28 PM CDT on April 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 36 ft 29.31 °N, 94.79 °W | Updated 10 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
77.9 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
3.3
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.57 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 7:52 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 270052Z AUTO 22011KT 4SM BR SCT021 26/24 A2957 RMK AO2 SLP014 T02560244
Pressure 29.57 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 7:52 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 270052Z AUTO 22011KT 4SM BR SCT021 26/24 A2957 RMK AO2 SLP014 T02560244

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:08 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
beach hazards statement for rip currents and elevated tides, which is in
effect through this evening.

* Hazards... rip currents and elevated tides 1 to 1.5 feet above normal.

* Timing... this morning through this evening.

* Location... all Gulf facing beaches along the Upper Texas coast.

* Potential impacts... Galveston beach patrol is flying red flags
for strong rip current conditions. It is hazardous to swim in
these areas. Higher tides and wave action could impact Bolivar
Peninsula and Highway 87 at high tide this afternoon.

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.