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Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 1:29 AM CDT on September 01, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 01, 2014


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* timing... through 7 PM this evening.

* Impacts... increased long period swells will result in frequent
life threatening rip currents.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach
patrol. Pay attention to flags and posted signs.

If you become caught in a rip current... do not panic. Remain calm
and begin to swim parallel to shore. Once you are away from the
force of the rip current. ..begin to swim back to the beach. Do
not attempt to swim directly against a rip current. Even a strong
swimmer can become exhausted quickly.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:07 AM CDT on September 01, 2014


... Public information statement...

... Climate Roundup for deep south Texas for August 2014...

Record dates for each location are as follows:

Brownsville records began 1878...
Harlingen records began 1911...
McAllen records began 1941...
climate averages based on 1981 to 2010 time period...

.Brownsville...

The average temperature in Brownsville for August was 86.6
degrees... 1.3 degrees above normal. This is tied for the 5th warmest
August on record.

Brownsville Airport received 1.91 inches of rain in August... 0.53
inches below normal. This is the 69th wettest August on record.

.Harlingen...

The average temperature in Harlingen for August was 87.0
degrees... 1.6 degrees above normal.

Harlingen Airport received 0.93 inches of rainfall in August... 0.93
inches below normal.

.McAllen...

The average temperature in McAllen for August was 89.2 degrees... 1.8
degrees above normal. This is the 5th warmest August on record.

McAllen Airport received 3.08 inches of rainfall in August... 0.87
inches above normal. This was tied for the 15th wettest August on
record.


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