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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
352 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

ILZ006-172115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
352 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph gusts to 30 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:49 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                    DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                    HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY
                    TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS.
                    ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to
20 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph. WAVES
less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-172115-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
352 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph gusts to 30 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 75-79.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:48 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                    DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                    HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY
                    TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS.
                    ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to
15 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the northeast in
the afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around
5 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-172115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
352 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph gusts to 30 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:00 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:46 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                    DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                    HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY
                    TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS.
                    ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 80. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph. WAVES
less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-172115-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
352 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds around 15 mph gusts to 25 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:60 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:45 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                    DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                    HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY
                    TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS.
                    ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to
20 mph. WAVES 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. MODERATE SWIM
RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph. WAVES
less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

KJB

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