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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
947 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

ILZ006-212130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
947 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY,
                       MAINLY BETWEEN 12 PM AND 2 PM.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 89.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH BRIEFLY BECOMING
                       NORTHWEST NEAR STORMS.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 65-72.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 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.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
ILZ014-212130-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
947 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 92.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 66-73.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:19 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. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
INZ001-212130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
947 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 93.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 66-73.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:18 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. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
INZ002-212130-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKSHORE
947 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 92.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 65-72.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:33 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:17 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. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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