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LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
407 AM EST SAT DEC 9 2017

INZ003-MIZ077-091715-
/O.NEW.KIWX.LS.Y.0001.171209T1800Z-171210T0600Z/
LA PORTE-BERRIEN-
407 AM EST SAT DEC 9 2017 /307 AM CST SAT DEC 9 2017/

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST /NOON CST/
THIS AFTERNOON TO 1 AM EST /MIDNIGHT CST/ SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THIS AFTERNOON TO 1 AM EST /MIDNIGHT CST/ SUNDAY.

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...MINOR LAKESHORE FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION
  WILL BE POSSIBLE AS NORTHWEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WILL
  GENERATE WAVES OF 12 TO 16 FEET.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE BY EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. FLOODING
  WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THIS TIME.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH WAVES, STRONG ONSHORE WINDS
  AND HIGH WATER LEVELS WILL RESULT IN SOME BEACH EROSION AND
  MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE LAKESHORE. THE HIGH WAVES WILL WASH
  OVER PIERS AND JETTIES CREATING DANGEROUS CONDITIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS WILL
GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

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