Gusty Winds Lash Coastal Texas as Tropical Storm Nears

Weather warnings were in effect for coastal Texas as Tropical Storm Alberto formed in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, June 19.

Footage taken by Lindsay Carlson shows water reaching the dunes on Mustang Island in Port Aransas on Wednesday. The area was under a tropical storm warning through Thursday, with the National Weather Service advising of wind gusts up to 65 mph and potentially extensive flooding impacts. Credit: Lindsay Carlson via Storyful