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

ILZ006-182130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
303 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....78-80.
Beach winds.........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 to 25
                    mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Water temperature.. 71-75.
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...
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
10 mph shifting to the northeast in the afternoon. WAVES less than
1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 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. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM
RISK.

$$
ILZ014-182130-
Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
303 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....78-81.
Beach winds.........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 to 25
                    mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
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...
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or
less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 mph. WAVES
1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-182130-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
303 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....78-81.
Beach winds.........West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 to 25
                    mph.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
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...
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 5 mph
shifting to the northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. WAVES less
than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 mph. WAVES less
than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. 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
303 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Beach winds.........West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                    this morning, diminishing to 10 to 15 mph with
                    gusts to 20 to 25 mph this afternoon.
Surf................3 to 4 feet this morning easing to 1 to 3 ft
                    by late afternoon.
Water temperature.. 72-76.
UVI index...........7 - High.
Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT.
Sunset..............7:44 PM CDT.
Swim risk...........MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT BREAKING WAVES AND
                    CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS
                    AREAS LIKE PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                    OUTLETS. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOATATION DEVICE WITH
                    YOU IN THE WATER.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
10 mph shifting to the north in the afternoon. WAVES 1 foot or less.
LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 mph. WAVES
less than 1 foot. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. WAVES 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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