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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
358 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

ILZ006-262215-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
358 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........76-81.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 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.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 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...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-262215-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
358 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........77-83.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 57-60.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 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.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........78-84.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 57-60.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 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...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-262215-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
358 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........77-83.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 57-60.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:13 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.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 84.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 57-60.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:20 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:13 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...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-262215-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKSHORE
358 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:19 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:12 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.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 84.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 55-58.
UVI INDEX..............9 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:19 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:12 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...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

KREIN

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