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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
352 PM CDT Thu Jul 13 2017

ILZ006-141115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
352 PM CDT Thu Jul 13 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....77-83.
Beach winds.........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:27 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.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Beach winds.........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:27 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...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon. WAVES 1 to
3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to
4 to 7 feet in the late morning and afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. MODERATE SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-141115-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
352 PM CDT Thu Jul 13 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Beach winds.........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:25 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.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Beach winds.........Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Water temperature.. 66-70.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:25 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...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. WAVES 1 to
3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to
7 feet in the late morning and afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon. MODERATE
SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-141115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
352 PM CDT Thu Jul 13 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Beach winds.........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:23 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.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:23 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...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Northwest winds around
5 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. WAVES 1 to 3 feet.
LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet in the late morning and afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon. HIGH
SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-141115-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
352 PM CDT Thu Jul 13 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....77-83.
Beach winds.........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:26 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:22 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.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............5:26 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:22 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...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. WAVES 1 to
3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet in the late morning and afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. MODERATE SWIM RISK.

$$

- Izzi

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