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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
352 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

MIZ020-025-031-251600-
/O.NEW.KAPX.BH.S.0001.150525T1300Z-150526T0400Z/
LEELANAU-BENZIE-MANISTEE-
352 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR A HIGH SWIM RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
9 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* HAZARDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 25 MPH AND HIGH WAVES OF 3 TO 5
  FEET LEADING TO LONGSHORE CURRENTS AND POSSIBLE RIP CURRENTS.
  VERY COLD WATER TEMPERATURES WITH A THREAT FOR HYPOTHERMIA.

* TIMING...MID MORNING THROUGH LATE EVENING TODAY.

* LOCATION...LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES OF MANISTEE...BENZIE...AND
  LEELANAU COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SWIM RISK MEANS LIFE THREATENING WAVES AND CURRENTS ARE
EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE WATER AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS
AREAS LIKE PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

&&

$$

LAWRENCE


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