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Surf Zone Forecast for West Michigan
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

MIZ037-172115-
Mason-
Including the beaches of Ludington State Park and Stearns Park
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....High.
Waves...............3 to 5 feet.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 73.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A high risk of swimming hazards means that dangerous waves and
currents are expected along the shore. Swimming conditions may be
life threatening to anyone entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers until
midday. Highs around 70. West winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to
15 mph in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 7 feet. High Swim Hazard Risk.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot. Low Swim
Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Waves 1 to 3 feet. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:53 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:47 PM EDT

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MIZ043-172115-
Oceana-
Including the beaches of Charles Mears State Park and Silver Lake
State Park
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....High.
Waves...............3 to 5 feet.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 73.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A high risk of swimming hazards means that dangerous waves and
currents are expected along the shore. Swimming conditions may be
life threatening to anyone entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers until
midday. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to
5 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 7 feet. High Swim Hazard
Risk.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Waves around 1 foot. Low Swim Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Waves around 1 foot. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:54 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:47 PM EDT

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MIZ050-172115-
Muskegon-
Including the beaches of Muskegon State Park, Pere Marquette Park,
PJ Hoffmaster State Park, and Duck Lake State Park
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....High.
Waves...............3 to 5 feet.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 74.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds around 15 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A high risk of swimming hazards means that dangerous waves and
currents are expected along the shore. Swimming conditions may be
life threatening to anyone entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers until midday.
Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to
15 mph in the afternoon. Waves 6 to 8 feet. High Swim Hazard Risk.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Waves 1 to 3 feet. Low Swim Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Waves 1 foot or less. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:53 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:45 PM EDT

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MIZ056-172115-
Ottawa-
Including the beaches of Grand Haven State Park and Holland State
Park
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....High.
Waves...............3 to 5 feet.
Water Temperature...73 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 75.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A high risk of swimming hazards means that dangerous waves and
currents are expected along the shore. Swimming conditions may be
life threatening to anyone entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers until midday.
Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Waves 6 to 8 feet.
High Swim Hazard Risk.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms until
midday. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Low Swim Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Waves 1 foot or less. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:53 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:44 PM EDT

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MIZ064-172115-
Allegan-
Including the beaches of Saugatuck Dunes State Park and Oval Beach
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....Moderate.
Waves...............2 to 4 feet.
Water Temperature...73 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 77.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A moderate risk of swimming hazards implies that large waves and
strong currents are likely along the shore. Only experienced
swimmers should consider entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers until
midday. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to
10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Waves 6 to 8 feet. High Swim Hazard
Risk.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms until
midday. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Low Swim Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 mph.
Waves 1 foot or less. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:54 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:43 PM EDT

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MIZ071-172115-
Van Buren-
Including the beaches of South Haven and Van Buren State Park
350 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Hazard Risk....Moderate.
Waves...............1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet late in the
                    day.
Water Temperature...73 degrees.
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 78.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds around 15 mph.
UVI Index...........7 - High.

A moderate risk of swimming hazards implies that large waves and
strong currents are likely along the shore. Only experienced
swimmers should consider entering the water.

.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to
20 mph. Waves 5 to 7 feet. High Swim Hazard Risk.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms until
midday. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds becoming
northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Low Swim
Hazard Risk.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds
becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Waves less than
1 foot. Low Swim Hazard Risk.

Sunrise: 6:55 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:43 PM EDT

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