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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
345 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

ILZ006-172115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
345 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 86.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:02 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:49 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...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-172115-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
345 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 86.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:01 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:47 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...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-172115-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
345 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 86.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................6:01 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:46 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...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
INZ002-172115-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKSHORE
345 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 85.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 73-76.
UVI INDEX..............8 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:60 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................7:45 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...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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