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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
344 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

ILZ006-251115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
344 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....68-71.
Beach winds.........Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................3 to 6 feet.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:19 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT LIFE THREATENING WAVES
                    AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER...AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE
                    PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet in the afternoon.
HIGH SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph. WAVES 3 to 5 feet. HIGH SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-251115-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
344 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....69-72.
Beach winds.........Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................3 to 6 feet.
Water temperature.. 74-78.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:17 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT LIFE THREATENING WAVES
                    AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER...AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE
                    PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 77.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 74-78.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds
around 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet in the
afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds around
15 mph. WAVES 3 to 5 feet. HIGH SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-251115-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
344 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....69-72.
Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:15 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT LIFE THREATENING WAVES
                    AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER...AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE
                    PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 78.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:37 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:15 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet in the afternoon.
HIGH SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph. WAVES 3 to 5 feet. HIGH SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-251115-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
344 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....69-72.
Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 20 mph.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:36 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:14 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........HIGH...WHICH MEANS THAT LIFE THREATENING WAVES
                    AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY OUT OF THE
                    WATER...AND STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE
                    PIERS AND BREAKWALLS.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 78.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:36 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:14 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the
mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the north 15 to
20 mph in the afternoon. WAVES 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet in
the afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph. WAVES 3 to 5 feet. HIGH SWIM RISK.

$$

RC

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