Elk Grove Village, IL

6:54 AM CDT on August 22, 2019 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 720 ft 42.01 °N, 88.01 °W | Updated 7 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
65 °F
Feels Like 65 °F
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0
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3000 ft
Scattered Clouds 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 19000 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:06 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Gibbous, 61% visible
METAR KORD 221151Z 35005KT 10SM FEW030 SCT110 BKN190 18/15 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP151 70002 T01780150 10211 20178 53005
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3000 ft
Scattered Clouds 11000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 19000 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:06 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Gibbous, 61% visible
METAR KORD 221151Z 35005KT 10SM FEW030 SCT110 BKN190 18/15 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP151 70002 T01780150 10211 20178 53005

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:57 AM CDT Aug. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from 3 PM CDT this afternoon
through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a beach
hazards statement... which is in effect from 3 PM CDT this
afternoon through Friday morning.

* Location... lake and Cook counties in Illinois and lake and
Porter counties in Indiana.

* High wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected.

* Forecast wave heights... 1 to 3 feet this morning, building to 3
to 5 feet this afternoon.

* 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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