Saturday, July 30, 2011
TS Don's Peak Storm Surge Was Generally 1-2 Feet
Image: NOAA Tides and Currents provided a webpage that provided quick access to water levels along the Gulf Coast as TS Don approached.
NOAA Tides and Currents provided a website to quickly access water levels along the Gulf Coast during Tropical Storm Don. Gauges along the Texas Coast reported elevated water levels as Don approached. The highest storm surge levels near Don's path ranged from 1-2 feet. Corpus Christi, TX reported a surge level of 1.83 feet at 9:06 PM CDT on 7/29/11, while the surge level at 8:48 PM reached 1.12 feet at Port O'Connor.