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Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Statement as of 3:15 PM CDT on October 30, 2014

...Lakeshore Flood Advisory remains in effect from 11 am Friday to 4 am CDT Saturday...

* Lake Shore flooding...large and battering waves of up to 23 ft will result in minor flooding near the lake.

* Timing...the most significant waves will occur Friday afternoon and evening.

* Impacts...minor beach erosion and flooding of coastal areas can be expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that strong onshore winds will generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.

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Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:05 PM CDT on October 30, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect from 7 am to 10 PM CDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 7 am to 10 PM CDT Friday.

* Timing...Friday morning through Friday evening.

* Winds...northerly winds to 50 mph with winds to 55 mph near the lake.

* Impacts...tree limbs and power lines could be blown down.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph...or gusts between 45 and 57 mph...are likely. Winds this strong can cause minor property damage unless precautions are taken. Driving may be difficult...especially in high profile vehicles. Motorists should be alert and use caution.

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