Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIM CONDITIONS
FOR THE BEACHES OF WESTERN HURON COUNTY...

MIZ049-250300-
/O.EXT.KDTX.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-150825T0300Z/
HURON-
348 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* HIGH WAVE ACTION AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

* STRONG STRUCTURAL CURRENTS...EXPECTED.

* LOCATION...BEACHES FROM CASEVILLE TO PORT AUSTIN INCLUDING...

CASEVILLE...SAND POINT...PORT CRESCENT STATE PARK...   PORT
AUSTIN...

* OVERVIEW/POTENTIAL IMPACTS...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CREATE
  HIGH WAVES OF 3 TO 5 FEET INTO THE EVENING HOURS FOR THE WEST
  AND SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF HURON COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH WAVE ACTION ALONE CAN MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT ON DAYS SUCH
AS THIS. INCOMING WAVES IN RAPID SUCCESSION CAN TIRE A SWIMMER
QUICKLY.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT DANGEROUS WAVES AND CURRENTS PLEASE VISIT
DANGEROUSCURRENTS.ORG (ALL LOWER CASE)

&&

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