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High Swim Risk Through Tonight

There is a high swim risk on Lake Huron beaches through tonight across northeast Lower Michigan as a result from gusty winds and high waves.  Scattered/light showers will linger into Friday along with cooler temperatures before turning mostly dry and Read More >

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Recreational Beach Forecast
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

MIZ020-025-031-181730-
Leelanau-Benzie-Manistee-
Including the Lake Michigan beaches of Leelanau...Benzie and Manistee
counties-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........High.
Waves...............4 to 6 feet.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 64.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

A high swim risk implies life threatening waves and currents
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas
like piers and breakwalls.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. West winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:50 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:47 PM EDT

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MIZ026-181730-
Grand Traverse-
Including the Lake Michigan beaches of Grand Traverse County-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........Low.
Waves...............2 feet or less.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 65.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

A low swim risk implies dangerous waves and currents are not
expected. However...dangerous currents may exist at any time near
piers...breakwalls...and river outlets. Always use caution and
never swim alone.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs around
70. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Northwest winds around
10 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:48 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:45 PM EDT

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MIZ016-019-021-181730-
Antrim-Charlevoix-Emmet-
Including the Lake Michigan beaches of Emmet...Charlevoix and Antrim
counties-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........Moderate.
Waves...............2 feet or less building to 2 to 3 feet after
midnight.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 63.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 30 mph after
midnight.

A moderate swim risk implies breaking waves and currents expected.
Stay away from dangerous areas like piers...breakwalls...and river
outlets. Always have a floatation device with you in the water.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:45 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:45 PM EDT

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MIZ015-181730-
Mackinac-
Including the Lake Michigan beaches of Mackinac County along US 2-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........High.
Waves...............2 feet or less building to 2 to 3 feet after
midnight.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 62.
Beach Winds.........South winds around 10 mph.

A high swim risk implies life threatening waves and currents
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas
like piers and breakwalls.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:43 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:46 PM EDT

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MIZ008-015-181730-
Chippewa-Mackinac-
Including the Lake Huron beaches of Chippewa and Mackinac counties-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........High.
Waves...............2 to 4 feet.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
Min Temperature.....Around 63.
Beach Winds.........South winds around 10 mph.

A high swim risk implies life threatening waves and currents
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas
like piers and breakwalls.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. West winds around 15 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:40 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:43 PM EDT

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MIZ017-018-181730-
Cheboygan-Presque Isle-
Including the Lake Huron beaches of Cheboygan and Presque Isle
counties-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........High.
Waves...............2 to 4 feet.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 64.
Beach Winds.........South winds around 10 mph.

A high swim risk implies life threatening waves and currents
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas
like piers and breakwalls.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs around
70. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
around 15 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:53 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:45 PM EDT

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MIZ024-030-036-042-181730-
Alpena-Alcona-Iosco-Arenac-
Including the Lake Huron beaches of Alpena...Alcona...Iosco and
Arenac counties-
1022 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...
Swim Risk...........High.
Waves...............2 to 4 feet.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 66.
Beach Winds.........Southwest winds around 10 mph. 25 mph after
midnight.

A high swim risk implies life threatening waves and currents
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas
like piers and breakwalls.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
around 10 mph.

SUNRISE: 6:39 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:36 PM EDT

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