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Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Lakeshore Hazard Message
National Weather Service Chicago IL
912 PM CDT Wed Oct 28 2020

ILZ006-103-104-INZ001-291015-
/O.CON.KLOT.LS.Y.0020.201029T1500Z-201030T0900Z/
Lake IL-Northern Cook-Central Cook-Lake IN-
912 PM CDT Wed Oct 28 2020

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY
TO 4 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Minor to moderate lakeshore flooding expected due to
  large waves of 6 to 9 feet and very high lake levels.

* WHERE...Lake and Cook Counties in Illinois, and Lake County in
  northern Indiana.

* WHEN...From 10 AM Thursday to 4 AM CDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...The large waves combined with very high lake levels
  could exacerbate already significant beach and shoreline
  erosion sustained over the past several months. Typical flood
  prone locations will likely experience flooding, including the
  City of Chicago Bike Path and Whiting Lakefront Park.
  Onlookers may be swept into the lake by the large waves.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the lakeshore. Remain away
from the lakeshore to avoid getting swept into the lake.

&&

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