Galveston, TX

8:16 AM CDT on June 24, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Galveston.com | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

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

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
84.3 °F
Feels Like 98 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 1200 ft
Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 8:22 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 241252Z 16011KT 6SM BR FEW012 SCT023 28/27 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP155 T02830267
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 1200 ft
Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Heat Index 98 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 8:22 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 241252Z 16011KT 6SM BR FEW012 SCT023 28/27 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP155 T02830267

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:17 AM CDT Jun. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect until noon CDT today...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
beach hazards statement for minor coastal flooding and hazardous
swimming conditions, which is in effect until noon CDT today.

* Hazards... minor coastal flooding and strong rip currents

* timing... at least through this morning

* location... low lying coastal areas along Gulf-facing beaches

* potential impacts... water overwash of Highway 87 on Bolivar
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.