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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
343 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

ILZ006-102130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
343 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 77.
HEAVY RAINFALL.
BEACH WINDS............BREEZY. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH THIS MORNING
                       SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 60S.
UVI INDEX..............4 - MODERATE.
SUNRISE................6:26 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:10 PM CDT.
SWIM HAZARD RISK.......HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT DANGEROUS WAVES AND
                       CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.
                       SWIMMING CONDITIONS MAY BE LIFE THREATENING
                       TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$
ILZ014-102130-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
343 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............CLOUDY. PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 77.
HEAVY RAINFALL.
BEACH WINDS............BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO
                       35 MPH IN THE MORNING.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... MID 60S TO AROUND 70.
UVI INDEX..............4 - MODERATE.
SUNRISE................6:26 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:09 PM CDT.
SWIM HAZARD RISK.......HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT DANGEROUS WAVES AND
                       CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.
                       SWIMMING CONDITIONS MAY BE LIFE THREATENING
                       TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$
INZ001-102130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
343 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............CLOUDY. PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 76.
HEAVY RAINFALL.
BEACH WINDS............BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS
                       TO 35 MPH IN THE MORNING.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... UPPER 60S TO LOW 70S.
UVI INDEX..............4 - MODERATE.
SUNRISE................6:25 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:08 PM CDT.
SWIM HAZARD RISK.......MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       STRONG CURRENTS ARE LIKELY ALONG THE SHORE.
                       ONLY EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS SHOULD CONSIDER
                       ENTERING THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$
INZ002-102130-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
343 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............CLOUDY. PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 76.
HEAVY RAINFALL.
BEACH WINDS............BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO
                       35 MPH IN THE MORNING.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... UPPER 60S TO LOW 70S.
UVI INDEX..............4 - MODERATE.
SUNRISE................6:24 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:07 PM CDT.
SWIM HAZARD RISK.......MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       STRONG CURRENTS ARE LIKELY ALONG THE SHORE.
                       ONLY EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS SHOULD CONSIDER
                       ENTERING THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

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