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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
348 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

ILZ006-171145-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
348 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....74-81.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:33 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:59 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.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....76-80.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:33 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:59 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...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the lower
70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW
SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-171145-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
348 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....80-87.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:32 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:58 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.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 80.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:32 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:58 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...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
INZ001-171145-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
348 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Beach winds.........South winds around 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:31 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:57 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.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....79-83.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:31 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:57 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...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW
SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-171145-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
348 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Beach winds.........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................Less than 1 foot.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:30 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:56 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.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....77-81.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:30 AM CDT.
Sunset..............6:56 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...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the lower
70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES
1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

RC

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