Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
411 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

MIZ015-016-019>021-025-031-230300-
/O.CON.KAPX.BH.S.0002.000000T0000Z-140723T0300Z/
MACKINAC-EMMET-CHARLEVOIX-LEELANAU-ANTRIM-BENZIE-MANISTEE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ST. IGNACE...PETOSKEY...CHARLEVOIX...
NORTHPORT...MANCELONA...FRANKFORT...MANISTEE
411 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* HIGH WAVE ACTION...STRONG CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING
  CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

* RIP CURRENTS...POSSIBLE.

* LOCATION...BEACHES ALONG THE NORTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN
  SHORELINE...AS WELL AS THE BEACHES ALONG US-2 IN MACKINAC
  COUNTY.

* OVERVIEW/POTENTIAL IMPACTS...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 25 MPH. CHOPPY CONDITIONS WITH WAVES 3 TO 5
  FEET...SUBSIDING THROUGH THE EVENING.

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
SANDBARS. RIP CURRENTS CAN SWEEP YOU INTO DEEPER WATER.

&&

$$

LAWRENCE



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