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Lakeshore Hazard Message
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
939 AM CDT Sat Sep 21 2019

WIZ022-040-050-212245-
/O.CON.KGRB.BH.S.0012.190921T1700Z-190922T1100Z/
Door-Kewaunee-Manitowoc-
939 AM CDT Sat Sep 21 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

* High wave action, strong currents, and dangerous swimming
  conditions expected.

* Location...

 Beaches of Door County including Rock Island State Beach,
Baileys Harbor beaches, and Whitefish Dunes Beach.

 Beaches of Kewaunee County including Cresent Beach and City of
Kewaunee Beach.

 Beaches of Manitowoc County including Point Beach, Neshotah
Beach, and Red Arrow Beach.

* South winds flowing up the long axis of Lake Michigan will
  bring 4 to 5 foot waves to the beaches of northeast Wisconsin
  this afternoon through tonight, resulting in dangerous
  swimming conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

High wave action makes swimming difficult as waves on the Great
Lakes occur in rapid succession.  High wave action also leads to
strong currents.

&&

$$

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