Rough Sea’s and Gale Hits Venice, FL – 1/16/2022

Strong cold front pushes through SW Florida bring gale warnings and high surf. Heavy rain, gale force winds and battering waves on the Gulf of Mexico near the Venice Inlet morning of Sunday January 16, 2022.
Shot Description

1-7) Seven varied shots of wind driven rain and huge waves at the Gulf of Mexico waterfront area in Venice Florida just south of the Venice Inlet. Beach vacation condos in background.
8) Turbulent waves on Gulf of Mexico.
9) Venice police sign showing jetty pier at inlet closed due to dangerous high surf.
10) A floating pelican rips high speed in reverse inbound up the Venice Inlet as and incoming full moon tide combines with gale force winds pushing the bird at high speed.
11,12) Waves pounding the south Venice inlet jetty.
13) Beach erosion beginning to take place at Venice public beach.

SID: Brian Dombrowski
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