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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
324 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

ILZ006-171115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
324 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....75-86.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:00 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:51 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.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:00 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:51 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 thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the north in
the afternoon. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-171115-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
324 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....77-83.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 75-79.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:00 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.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 75-79.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............6:00 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 around 80. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 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.

$$
INZ001-171115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
324 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....80-86.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:59 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.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:59 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 around 80. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the north in
the afternoon. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-171115-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
324 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....79-86.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:59 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:47 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.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Beach winds.........Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........8 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:59 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:47 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 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon.
MODERATE SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

- Izzi

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