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Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
351 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

ILZ006-191130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
351 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....74-81.
Beach winds.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:48 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.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....74-80.
Beach winds.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon.
Surf................Less than 1 foot.
Water temperature.. 70-74.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:48 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...
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 mph.
WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-191130-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
351 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....77-82.
Beach winds.........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 76-80.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 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.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 77.
Beach winds.........North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east
                    in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 76-80.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 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...
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. West
winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-191130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
351 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Beach winds.........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 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.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 77.
Beach winds.........Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:02 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...
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 mph.
WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW
SWIM RISK.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. West
winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-191130-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore
351 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Rest of This Afternoon...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....74-81.
Beach winds.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:44 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.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
Beach winds.........North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Surf................1 foot or less.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:44 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...
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. WAVES less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. WAVES 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

- Izzi

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