South Haven, MI (49090)

10:13 PM EDT on June 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
7262 Lauder | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 646 ft 42.37 °N, 86.23 °W | Updated 16 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
74.5 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 13.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.04 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 9:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 30% visible
METAR KLWA 290155Z AUTO 19009G15KT 10SM BKN100 24/14 A2980 RMK AO2 T02420139
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.04 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 9:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 30% visible
METAR KLWA 290155Z AUTO 19009G15KT 10SM BKN100 24/14 A2980 RMK AO2 T02420139

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:07 PM EDT Jun. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Thursday
afternoon...

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

* Strong structural currents expected.

* Strong longshore currents expected.

* Rip currents expected.

* Location... beaches from St. Joseph to Manistee.

Beaches with particularly dangerous conditions include...

South Beach in South Haven...
Grand Haven State Park...
Pere Marquette Park in Muskegon.

* Overview/potential impacts... south southwest winds to 30 mph
will generate waves to 5 to 8 feet north of Holland tonight
and waves of 3 to 6 feet south of Holland. The most dangerous
conditions will be on the south side of pier structures.
Conditions will continue to be hazardous into Thursday, before
winds and waves diminish mid Thursday afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

High wave action makes swimming difficult and can tire even a
strong swimmer quickly.

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.

A longshore current is a lake current that moves parallel to
shore. Longshore currents can be strong enough to prevent
swimmers from being able to keep their feet on the bottom...
making it difficult to return to shore.

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.



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