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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Chicago IL
336 AM CDT Tue Sep 27 2022

ILZ103-104-271645-
/O.EXA.KLOT.BH.S.0021.000000T0000Z-220929T0300Z/
Northern Cook-Central Cook-
336 AM CDT Tue Sep 27 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...High wave action and dangerous currents expected at
  Lake Michigan beaches.

* WHERE...Northern Cook and Central Cook Counties.

* WHEN...Through Wednesday evening.

* IMPACTS...Swimming conditions will be life threatening,
  especially for inexperienced swimmers. High waves can sweep
  people off piers, jetties, breakwalls, and shoreline paths.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid dangerous swimming conditions
and do not venture out onto piers, jetties, breakwalls, or other
shoreline structures.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
427 AM CDT Tue Sep 27 2022

ILZ003>006-008-010>013-019>021-023-032-033-039-103>108-INZ001-002-
010-011-019-280930-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-DuPage-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Northern Cook-Central Cook-Southern Cook-Northern Will-
Southern Will-Eastern Will-Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
427 AM CDT Tue Sep 27 2022 /527 AM EDT Tue Sep 27 2022/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Elevated Frost Risk.
  High Swim Risk.

DISCUSSION...

Isolated thunderstorms are possible near Lake Michigan tonight,
across southern Cook County and northwest Indiana. Gusty north
winds will maintain high waves and dangerous swimming conditions
along the Lake Michigan shore from Cook County in Illinois into
Lake and Porter counties in northwest Indiana.

Areas of frost are possible by early Wednesday morning across
portions of northern Illinois, generally west of the Fox River
Valley and west of Interstate 55 in central Illinois.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Wednesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited AM Frost Risk.
  High Swim Risk.
Thursday...
  Limited AM Frost Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Isolated thunderstorms are possible Wednesday morning near Lake
Michigan, Mainly from south of Chicago into Lake County Indiana.
Hazardous swim conditions will continue for Lake Michigan shores
from Cook county southeast into Indiana. Areas of frost will again
be possible early Thursday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

  Moving toward the south-southwest at 20 mph.

$$



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