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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
143 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

ILZ006-182115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
143 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

* THIS IS A TEST SRF ISSUANCE IN PREPARATION FOR THE SWIM SEASON.
ROUTINE SRF ISSUANCE WILL BEGIN WITH THE AFTERNOON ISSUANCE ON
THURSDAY MAY 21ST.*

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 77.
BEACH WINDS............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 46-49.
SUNRISE................5:27 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:09 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 AND BREAKWALLS. ALWAYS
                       USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$
ILZ014-182115-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
143 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 51-54.
SUNRISE................5:27 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:07 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 AND BREAKWALLS. ALWAYS
                       USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$
INZ001-182115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
143 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 81.
BEACH WINDS............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
SUNRISE................5:27 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:05 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 AND BREAKWALLS. ALWAYS
                       USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$
INZ002-182115-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
143 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
SUNRISE................5:26 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:04 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 AND BREAKWALLS. ALWAYS
                       USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

RC

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