The Seabrook Office of Emergency Management is closely monitoring the tropical weather outlook as Tropical Depression 22 continues tracking towards the Texas Coast. At this time, Tropical Depression 22 is forecast to intensify into a tropical storm, then a hurricane, over the next few days. A Coastal Flood Watch will go in effect on Saturday morning with the potential for heavy rainfall and associated flooding along the Texas coast beginning early next week.
The location and track of this storm may present higher than normal tide levels along with associated flooding. Tide levels may be 3-5 feet above normal levels even without the appearance of storms. Please be aware of your travel routes and do not drive through flood waters.
Now is the time to make sure you have an emergency plan and supplies in place.
Sign up to receive Seabrook Alerts at seabrooktx.gov/alerts and frequently check the city’s website at seabrooktx.gov for updates.
Make a plan and include all emergency contact information in your plan. (use the form in this document)
Ensure you have a 3 to 5-day supply of food and water.
Have enough medications and refills to last you throughout the week and weekend.
Consider your pets and make sure you have food for them too.
Flashlights, batteries, and a tool kit may come in handy.
Have all your toiletries and a first aid kit readily available.
Secure patio furniture and/or remove objects that may be impacted by high winds and heavy rain.
Secure your boats if docked on the water.
Please be sure to monitor Tropical Depression 22 by checking for updates on the National Hurricane Center website at https://www.nhc.noaa.gov. The Seabrook Office of Emergency Management will post storm updates to social media and will also send out Seabrook Alerts as necessary. Sign up for these important texts, phone calls, and email updates online at www.seabrooktx.gov/alerts. Learn more about preparing for an emergency by visiting seabrooktx.gov/ready.