New Buffalo, MI (49117)

2:15 PM EDT on July 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
New Buffalo Middle/High School | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 656 ft 41.80 °N, 86.73 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
76.8 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
N
8.9
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 13.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9500 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 9:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KMGC 271755Z AUTO 33008KT 10SM SCT012 BKN095 26/22 A2993 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9500 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 9:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KMGC 271755Z AUTO 33008KT 10SM SCT012 BKN095 26/22 A2993 RMK AO2

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:06 AM CDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect from 6 PM EDT /5 PM
CDT/ this evening through late Friday night...

* high wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected...

* strong rip currents expected...

* strong structural currents expected...

* overview/potential impacts... north to northeast winds will
increase to 15 to 30 mph tonight with wave heights building to 3
to 6 feet. Theses high waves will result in dangerous... life
threatening swimming conditions at the Lake Michigan beaches.


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 the 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 out into deeper water along the pier structure.