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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
313 PM EDT Sat Jul 31 2021

MIZ037-043-050-056-064-071-010315-
/O.CON.KGRR.BH.S.0014.210801T0900Z-210802T0900Z/
Mason-Oceana-Muskegon-Ottawa-Allegan-Van Buren-
313 PM EDT Sat Jul 31 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...High wave action, strong currents, and dangerous
  swimming conditions expected. Piers may be heavily swamped by
  waves.

* WHERE...Mason, Oceana, Ottawa, Allegan, Van Buren and Muskegon
  counties.

* WHEN...From late tonight through late Sunday night.

* IMPACTS...Strong currents can pull swimmers into deeper water
  and high waves can sweep people off piers.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Beaches adjacent to north piers will be
  very dangerous places to swim on Sunday. These beaches
  include...Stearns Park in Ludington...Mears State Park in
  Pentwater...Holland State Park and North Beach in South Haven.
  The worst conditions will be south of Holland Sunday evening
  where waves may approach 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions
and do not venture out on piers. Please check with your local
authorities on potential beach closures.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
455 AM EDT Sat Jul 31 2021

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-010900-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
455 AM EDT Sat Jul 31 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms are expected this evening and tonight. The best
chance for storms will occur this evening between 600pm and
midnight across West Central Lower Michigan near Muskegon,
Pentwater and Ludington. Storms this evening are not expected to
be severe, but will be capable of wind gusts to around 45 mph,
cloud to ground lightning and brief heavy rains. Storms will
gradually taper off and end across the area tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Scattered thunderstorms are possible Sunday afternoon and evening.
Severe weather is not expected with these storms.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



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