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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
314 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

ILZ006-192115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
314 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1 PM...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 87.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN
                       THE AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
                       FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:04 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:46 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT BREAKING WAVES
                       AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY AWAY FROM
                       DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND
                       RIVER OUTLETS. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOATATION
                       DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-192115-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
314 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1 PM...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........85-90.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:03 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:44 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...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-192115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
314 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1 PM...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 87.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 75-78.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:03 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:43 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...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-192115-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKSHORE
314 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1 PM...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 85.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 75-78.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:02 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:42 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...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. MODERATE SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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