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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
337 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020

ILZ003>006-008-010>013-019>021-023-032-033-039-103>108-INZ001-002-
010-011-019-010945-
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-
337 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020 /437 AM EST Mon Nov 30 2020/

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 Non thunderstorm wind Risk.
  Elevated Snow Risk in northwest Indiana.
  Significant Lakeshore Flood Risk especially along the Indiana
   Lake Michigan shoreline.

DISCUSSION...

A prolonged period of strong north winds is expected today
through tonight, with gusts to 35 mph across much of the area and
in excess of 40 mph along the Lake Michigan shore. These strong
winds will produce large waves on Lake Michigan which will lead to
lakeshore flooding and erosion along the the Indiana and Illinois
shorelines. The worst conditions are expected across northwest
Indiana.

Accumulating lake effect snow will likely develop this morning
and will persist into early Tuesday morning across northwest
Indiana. Lake effect snow bands may briefly brush the northeast
Illinois Lake Michigan shoreline today as well.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Tuesday...
  Elevated Lakeshore Flood Risk along the Indiana Lake Michigan
   shoreline.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

$$



Lakeshore Flood Warning

Lakeshore Hazard Message
National Weather Service Chicago IL
323 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020

INZ001-002-301730-
/O.CON.KLOT.LS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-201201T1800Z/
Lake IN-Porter-
323 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Significant lakeshore flooding and shoreline erosion
  expected due to large waves of 13 to 17 feet and high lake
  levels.

* WHERE...Lake IN and Porter Counties.

* WHEN...Through noon CST Tuesday. The worst conditions are
  expected today and this evening.

* IMPACTS...The large waves combined with high lake levels will
  exacerbate beach and shoreline erosion. Additionally, a one
  foot increase in the water levels is possible along river
  mouths, canals, and ports along Lake Michigan. Low-lying
  property including parking lots, parks, paths, lawns, and
  structures along the immediate lakeshore will likely be
  inundated. Numerous road closures are possible. This includes
  East Lake Front Drive in the Beverly Hills area. Stay dry when
  waves are high!.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

&&

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
322 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020

INZ001-301730-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-201201T0300Z/
Lake IN-
Including the cities of Gary, Hammond, and Merrillville
322 AM CST Mon Nov 30 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Lake effect snow and strong winds expected. Total snow
  accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with locally higher amounts
  possible. North winds gusting as high as 45 mph along the Lake
  Michigan shoreline and to 40 mph inland through this afternoon.

* WHERE...Lake County Indiana.

* WHEN...Through 9 PM CST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Lake effect snow can produce rapidly changing
  conditions, including sharp reductions in visibility, over short
  distances. Plan on slippery road conditions, especially under
  any heavier lake effect snow bands. Additionally, the strong
  north winds will result in difficult travel for high profile
  vehicles on west to east oriented roads. The hazardous
  conditions due to snow and wind will likely impact the
  interstate 80, 90 and 94 corridors through northwest Indiana,
  developing this morning and continuing into this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for Indiana are available by calling 1-
800-261-7623.

&&

$$



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