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Lakeshore Hazard Message
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
423 AM CDT Thu Jun 21 2018

WIZ022-040-050-211730-
/O.NEW.KGRB.BH.S.0001.180621T1700Z-180622T0200Z/
Door-Kewaunee-Manitowoc-
423 AM CDT Thu Jun 21 2018

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a Beach
Hazards Statement, which is in effect from noon CDT today through
this evening.

* 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.

* Gusty northeast winds will bring waves of around 4 feet to the
  Lake Michigan shore of northeast Wisconsin this afternoon and
  evening, 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.

&&

$$


JS

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