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000 FZUS53 KLOT 172126 SRFLOT Recreational Forecast For Lake Michigan Beaches National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL 426 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018 ILZ006-181130- Lake- Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park 426 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018 .Rest of This Afternoon... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated waterspouts. Isolated thunderstorms. Max temperature.....Around 78. Beach winds.........Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Waves...............1 to 3 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:50 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 78. Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 20 mph. Waves...............2 to 4 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:50 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... .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK. $$ ILZ014-181130- Cook- Including the beaches of Chicago Park District 426 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018 .Rest of This Afternoon... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated waterspouts. Isolated thunderstorms. Max temperature.....Around 77. Beach winds.........Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Waves...............1 to 3 feet. Water temperature.. 78-82. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:48 PM CDT. Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. .SATURDAY... Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Max temperature.....Around 78. Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 20 mph. Waves...............2 to 4 feet. Water temperature.. 78-82. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:01 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:48 PM CDT. Swim risk...........MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT BREAKING WAVES AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOATATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER. .EXTENDED... .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds 10 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK. $$ INZ001-181130- Lake- Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore 426 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018 .Rest of This Afternoon... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated waterspouts. Scattered thunderstorms. Max temperature.....Around 77. Beach winds.........North winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves...............1 to 3 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:00 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.........Partly cloudy until 1 PM, then mostly sunny. Max temperature.....Around 77. Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves...............2 to 4 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............6:00 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:46 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... .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 10 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. HIGH SWIM RISK. $$ INZ002-181130- Porter- Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakshore 426 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018 .Rest of This Afternoon... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated waterspouts. Scattered thunderstorms. Max temperature.....Around 77. Beach winds.........North winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves...............1 to 3 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............5:59 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:46 PM CDT. Swim risk...........LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. .SATURDAY... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Max temperature.....Around 77. Beach winds.........North winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves...............2 to 4 feet. Water temperature.. 75-79. UVI index...........8 - Very High. Sunrise.............5:59 AM CDT. Sunset..............7:46 PM CDT. Swim risk...........MODERATE...WHICH MEANS THAT BREAKING WAVES AND CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED. STAY AWAY FROM DANGEROUS AREAS LIKE PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER OUTLETS. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOATATION DEVICE WITH YOU IN THE WATER. .EXTENDED... .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet. LOW SWIM RISK. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waves 1 foot or less. LOW SWIM RISK. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet in the late morning and afternoon. HIGH SWIM RISK. $$ Rodriguez 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

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