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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
345 AM EDT Tue Jun 15 2021

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-160745-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
345 AM EDT Tue Jun 15 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Waves and currents on Lake Michigan will be dangerous to swimmers
this afternoon and evening. Strong currents in the water
especially near the north piers today can pull swimmers into
deeper water.

Extra care should be given with campfires and other sources of
fire ignition in forested areas today and Wednesday, as much
drier air arrives and some locations did not receive much rain
over the past week.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Thunderstorms are possible Thursday night and Sunday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
329 PM EDT Tue Jun 15 2021

MIZ056-064-071-160330-
/O.CON.KGRR.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-210616T0600Z/
Ottawa-Allegan-Van Buren-
329 PM EDT Tue Jun 15 2021

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

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

* WHERE...Ottawa, Allegan and Van Buren counties.

* WHEN...From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through late tonight.

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds from the north will create strong
  currents in the water near the north piers. Beaches with
  dangerous currents near the north piers include Mears State
  Park in Pentwater, Medbery Park near Montague, Muskegon State
  Park, The Grand Haven north shore, Holland State Park, North
  Beach in South Haven, and Tiscornia Park in St Joseph.

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.

&&

$$



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