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Surf Zone Forecast for Lake Michigan Beaches
National Weather Service Chicago IL
304 PM CDT Fri Sep 30 2022

ILZ006-010930-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Illinois Beach State Park
304 PM CDT Fri Sep 30 2022

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................1 foot or less.
Water Temperature...........62-66.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Near 60.
Winds.......................East winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................1 foot or less, building to 1 to 3 feet
                            after midnight.
Weather.....................Mostly clear.
Low Temperature.............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

NOTE: This will be the final recreational forecast for Lake Michigan
beaches for the 2022 season. These forecasts will resume in late May
2023.

&&

Swim Risk Category
* Low Risk - Large waves and dangerous currents are not expected,
however dangerous currents may exist at any time near piers,
breakwalls, and river outlets.
* Moderate Risk - Breaking waves and currents are expected. Stay away
from dangerous areas like piers, breakwalls, and river outlets.
Always have a flotation device with you in the water.
* High Risk - Life-threatening waves and currents are expected. Stay
out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas like piers and
breakwalls.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/lot

$$

ILZ103-104-010930-
Northern Cook-Central Cook-
Including the beaches of Chicago Park District
304 PM CDT Fri Sep 30 2022

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................2 feet or less.
Water Temperature...........61-65.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Around 60.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Swim Risk*..................Moderate.
Wave Height.................2 to 4 feet.
Weather.....................Clear.
Low Temperature.............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

NOTE: This will be the final recreational forecast for Lake Michigan
beaches for the 2022 season. These forecasts will resume in late May
2023.

&&

Swim Risk Category
* Low Risk - Large waves and dangerous currents are not expected,
however dangerous currents may exist at any time near piers,
breakwalls, and river outlets.
* Moderate Risk - Breaking waves and currents are expected. Stay away
from dangerous areas like piers, breakwalls, and river outlets.
Always have a flotation device with you in the water.
* High Risk - Life-threatening waves and currents are expected. Stay
out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas like piers and
breakwalls.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/lot

$$

INZ001-010930-
Lake-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Park
304 PM CDT Fri Sep 30 2022

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................2 feet or less.
Water Temperature...........63-67.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Around 60.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Swim Risk*..................Moderate.
Wave Height.................2 to 4 feet.
Weather.....................Clear.
Low Temperature.............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

NOTE: This will be the final recreational forecast for Lake Michigan
beaches for the 2022 season. These forecasts will resume in late May
2023.

&&

Swim Risk Category
* Low Risk - Large waves and dangerous currents are not expected,
however dangerous currents may exist at any time near piers,
breakwalls, and river outlets.
* Moderate Risk - Breaking waves and currents are expected. Stay away
from dangerous areas like piers, breakwalls, and river outlets.
Always have a flotation device with you in the water.
* High Risk - Life-threatening waves and currents are expected. Stay
out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas like piers and
breakwalls.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/lot

$$

INZ002-010930-
Porter-
Including the beaches of Indiana Dunes National Park
304 PM CDT Fri Sep 30 2022

.REST OF TODAY...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................2 feet or less.
Water Temperature...........63-67.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Swim Risk*..................Low.
Wave Height.................1 to 3 feet.
Weather.....................Clear.
Low Temperature.............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

NOTE: This will be the final recreational forecast for Lake Michigan
beaches for the 2022 season. These forecasts will resume in late May
2023.

&&

Swim Risk Category
* Low Risk - Large waves and dangerous currents are not expected,
however dangerous currents may exist at any time near piers,
breakwalls, and river outlets.
* Moderate Risk - Breaking waves and currents are expected. Stay away
from dangerous areas like piers, breakwalls, and river outlets.
Always have a flotation device with you in the water.
* High Risk - Life-threatening waves and currents are expected. Stay
out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas like piers and
breakwalls.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/lot


$$


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