Beach Hazards Statement
Beach Hazards Statement issued September 04 at 4:10PM EDT until September 06 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS NorthernIndiana
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EDT /MIDNIGHT
CDT/ SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
* WHAT...High wave action, strong currents, and dangerous
swimming conditions expected. Waves of 2 to 4 feet are
expected through Labor Day. Wave periods of 5 to 6 seconds
will enhance current development, even during times of lower
wave heights. Those visiting the beaches should plan to stay
out of the water.
* WHERE...In Indiana, La Porte county. In Michigan, Berrien
* WHEN...From 1 AM EDT /midnight CDT/ Sunday through Monday
* IMPACTS...Strong currents can pull swimmers into deeper water
and high waves can sweep people off piers.
Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.
Do not venture out on piers.