Chesterton, IN

12:44 AM CDT on June 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Lake Palomara | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 630 ft 41.61 °N, 87.05 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
61.3 °F
Feels Like 61.3 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:15 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KVPZ 260456Z AUTO 24005KT 10SM CLR 14/09 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP195 T01440094 TSNO
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:15 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KVPZ 260456Z AUTO 24005KT 10SM CLR 14/09 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP195 T01440094 TSNO

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 4:15 PM CDT Jun. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect through late Monday night...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a beach
hazards statement... which is in effect through late Monday night.

* Location... Porter County beaches.

* Forecast wave heights... 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

* Strong rip currents and structural currents expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Life threatening waves and currents are expected at the beaches.
People visiting the beaches should stay out of the water.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars. Rip currents can sweep you into deeper water.

Structural currents form along piers where longshore currents and
wave action flow into the structure. Structural currents can
sweep you into deeper water along the pier structure.

Exposed beaches are more likely to experience the most
significant wave and current impacts. Impacts at beaches with
protective breakwalls or jetties will be subject to the
orientation of structures as well as wind and wave direction.



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