NWS Warning: High Rip Current Risk Until Wednesday for Matagorda Islands County

NWS Warning: High Rip Current Risk Until Wednesday for Matagorda Islands County

National Weather Service High Rip Current Risk for Matagorda Islands County, Texas

Silver Spring, MD (STL.News)  The National Weather Services issued the following statement:

HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING…COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT WEDNESDAY…

  • WHAT: For the Coastal Flood Warning, significant coastal flooding.  For the High Rip Current Risk, dangerous rip currents.
  • WHERE: Matagorda Islands County.
  • WHEN: Until 7 AM CDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS…Numerous roads may be closed. Low lying property including homes, businesses, and some critical infrastructure will be inundated.  Some shoreline erosion will occur.  Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Coastal flooding from Tropical Depression Beta with tides running around 1 to 3 feet above normal through Wednesday morning.

CLICK to VIEW SOURCE

About Marty Smith 10908 Articles
Marty Smith is the Editor in Chief and a founder of STL.News, DirectSourceNews.org, and St. Louis Restaurant Review. As Editor in Chief, Smith is responsible for the content posted on the network with the help of the publishing team, which is located around the globe. Additionally, Smith is responsible for building a network of aggregator sites to manage the content involving thousands of sources.