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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

ILZ006-182130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-76.
Beach winds.........Light and variable early then becoming
                    southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Water temperature.. 68-72.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:31 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:24 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. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-182130-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly Sunny.
Max temperature.....74-78.
Beach winds.........Light and variable early then becoming
                    southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Surf................Around 1 foot.
Water temperature.. 68-72.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:31 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
INZ001-182130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly Sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Beach winds.........Light and variable early then becoming
                    northeast around 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:31 AM CDT.
Sunset..............8:20 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. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-182130-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly Sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Beach winds.........Light and variable early then becoming
                    northeast around 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 69-73.
UVI index...........9 - Very High.
Sunrise.............5:30 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. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80.
West winds around 5 mph shifting to the north in the afternoon. WAVES
1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the
afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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