Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MIZ037-292030-
MASON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...LAKE MICHIGAN RECREATION AREA...
LUDINGTON STATE PARK...STEARNS PARK
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....MODERATE.
WAVES...............BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND/OR WAVE
CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. ONLY
EXPERIENCED SURF SWIMMERS SHOULD ENTER THE WATER

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH
UNTIL MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM HAZARD
RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:28 PM EDT

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MIZ043-292030-
OCEANA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHARLES MEARS STATE PARK...
SILVER LAKE STATE PARK...BENONA TOWNSHIP PARK...
CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP PARK
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....MODERATE.
WAVES...............BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

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.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS 10 MPH UNTIL
MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:27 PM EDT

$$
MIZ050-292030-
MUSKEGON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MUSKEGON STATE PARK...
PJ HOFFMASTER STATE PARK...DUCK LAKE STATE PARK...
PERE MARQUETTE PARK...MEINERT PARK
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 MPH
UNTIL MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM HAZARD
RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:26 PM EDT

$$
MIZ056-292030-
OTTAWA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...GRAND HAVEN STATE PARK...KIRK PARK...
TUNNEL PARK...HOLLAND STATE PARK
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 2 PM.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. WAVES
2 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. LOW SWIM
HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

$$
MIZ064-292030-
ALLEGAN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OVAL BEACH...WEST SIDE PARK...
SAUGATUCK DUNES STATE PARK...DOUGLAS BEACH
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 2 PM...THEN
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH UNTIL
MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

$$
MIZ071-292030-
VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NORTH BEACH...SOUTH BEACH...
VAN BUREN STATE PARK
405 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2
                    PM...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 MPH UNTIL MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. LOW SWIM
HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

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