Wanatah, IN (46390)

6:58 PM CDT on August 17, 2017 (GMT -0500)
LaCrosse | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 705 ft 41.35 °N, 86.93 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
78.6 °F
Feels Like 81 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:58 AM 7:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KVPZ 172356Z AUTO 25012KT 10SM CLR 27/19 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP076 T02670189 10283 20267 53004 TSNO $
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:58 AM 7:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KVPZ 172356Z AUTO 25012KT 10SM CLR 27/19 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP076 T02670189 10283 20267 53004 TSNO $

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:33 PM CDT Aug. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* high wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected.

* Strong rip currents expected.

* Strong structural currents expected.

* Overview/potential impacts... winds becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 mph this evening and continuing into
Friday. Waves building to 3 to 7 feet. These high waves will
result in dangerous swimming conditions at Lake Michigan
beaches during this time.

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.