Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
000
FZUS53 KLOT 130804
SRFLOT

Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
304 AM CDT Wed Sep 13 2017

ILZ006-132130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
304 AM CDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Beach winds.........East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 2 ft.
Water temperature.. 65-69.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:30 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:04 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...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS.
                    ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 mph
shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES
1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-132130-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
304 AM CDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Beach winds.........East winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast.
Surf................1 to 2 ft.
Water temperature.. 67-71.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:29 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:03 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...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES
1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-132130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
304 AM CDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Beach winds.........East winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 65-69.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:28 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:02 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 70s. Southeast winds
5 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-132130-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
304 AM CDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Beach winds.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 65-69.
UVI index...........5 - Moderate.
Sunrise.............6:27 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:01 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 70s. South winds 5 mph
shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. WAVES less than 1 foot.
LOW SWIM RISK.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

KMD

VISIT US AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO (ALL LOWERCASE)

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK...TWITTER...AND YOUTUBE AT:
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSCHICAGO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSCHICAGO
WWW.YOUTUBE.COM/NWSCHICAGO



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.