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8:45 AM CDT on July 29, 2016 (GMT -0500)
Green Acres | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 679 ft 41.48 °N, 87.29 °W | Updated 38 seconds ago

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Gusts 2.5 mph

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Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 15.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:41 AM 8:09 PM
Waning Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KGYY 291245Z 00000KT 15SM FEW020 SCT250 23/23 A2993
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 15.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:41 AM 8:09 PM
Waning Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KGYY 291245Z 00000KT 15SM FEW020 SCT250 23/23 A2993

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:29 AM CDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement now in effect through late tonight...

* location... northeast Illinois beaches and Northwest Indiana
beaches on Northern Lake County.

* Forecast wave heights... 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.

For information on swim advisories or bans at Chicago beaches
visit... www.Cpdbeaches.Com.



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