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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
431 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
010945-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
431 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /531 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY THIS MORNING WITH LOCALLY
REDUCED VISIBILITIES BUT LITTLE THREAT FOR ANY SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATION.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP LATER THIS MORNING AND
CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT...FIRST IN NORTHWEST INDIANA THEN SPREADING
INTO PORTIONS OF CHICAGO AND THE SOUTHEAST SUBURBS THIS EVENING.
SNOW COULD BE MIXED WITH RAIN NEAR THE LAKE. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN THE RAIN OR SNOW RESULTING IN HEAVY
PRECIPITATION LATE THIS MORNING AND THIS AFTERNOON. ISOLATED AREAS
COULD SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SLUSHY ACCUMULATION...MAINLY ON GRASSY
SURFACES.

FINALLY...STRONG WINDS ARE LIKELY TODAY WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH
LIKELY...THOUGH ALONG THE NORTHWEST INDIANA AND CHICAGO LAKE FRONT
GUSTS OF 50 TO 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED. VERY LARGE AND BATTERING WAVES
WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS CONDITIONS NEAR THE LAKE AND MINOR LAKE
SHORE FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$



Lake Effect Snow Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
342 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

INZ001-002-010-011-311645-
/O.CAN.KLOT.WW.Y.0026.141031T1500Z-141101T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.LE.Y.0004.141031T1500Z-141101T0300Z/
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...
RENSSELAER
342 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A LAKE EFFECT
SNOW ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN
REPLACED WITH THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
  INTO THIS EVENING...WITH THE FOCUS GRADUALLY SHIFTING FARTHER
  WEST INTO LAKE COUNTY INDIANA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW...HEAVY BURSTS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE AND
  COULD EVEN BE ACCOMPANIED BY THUNDER AND LIGHTNING. IF HEAVY
  SNOW DOES OCCUR THEN VISIBILITIES WOULD BE DRAMATICALLY
  REDUCED...POTENTIALLY TO A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN ISOLATED
  AREAS.

* ACCUMULATION...LOCALIZED SLUSHY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3
  INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ON GRASSY AREAS. THERE IS A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF LOCALLY HEAVIER SNOWFALL TOTALS.

* OTHER IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN SNOW BEING WIND
  WHIPPED AND FURTHER REDUCE VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$

IZZI

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High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
339 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ILZ014-INZ001-002-311645-
/O.CON.KLOT.HW.W.0002.141031T1500Z-141031T2300Z/
COOK-LAKE IN-PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHICAGO...GARY...VALPARAISO
339 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING NEAR THE LAKE...

* TIMING...DEVELOPING THIS MORNING AND CONTINUING THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NEAR THE LAKE NORTHERLY WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH...INLAND NORTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$



Lakeshore Flood Advisory

LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
334 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ILZ014-INZ001-002-311645-
/O.CON.KLOT.LS.Y.0001.141031T1600Z-141101T0900Z/
COOK-LAKE IN-PORTER-
334 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 4 AM CDT SATURDAY...

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...LARGE AND BATTERING WAVES OF UP TO 23 FT
  WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING NEAR THE LAKE.

* TIMING...THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...MINOR BEACH EROSION AND FLOODING OF COASTAL AREAS CAN
  BE EXPECTED. STAY AWAY FROM PIERS AND BREAK WALLS...OCCASIONAL
  ROGUE WAVES ARE LIKELY AND COULD STRIKE WITH LITTLE WARNING AND
  SWEEP YOU OUT INTO THE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT STRONG ONSHORE WINDS
WILL GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE.

FOR INFORMATION ON SWIM ADVISORIES OR BANS AT CHICAGO BEACHES
VISIT...WWW.CPDBEACHES.COM.

&&

$$

IZZI

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NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

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