Severe Weather Alerts - Gordon, WI

  • Beach Hazards Statement

    Beach Hazards Statement in effect until 10:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT FOR DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...PARK POINT BEACH

* GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH SURF WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ALONG THE
WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR SHORELINE...MAINLY AFTER 200 PM.

* DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND POSSIBLE RIP CURRENTS...ARE
EXPECTED.

* HIGH WAVE ACTION AND RIP CURRENTS CAN MAKE SWIMMING DIFFICULT.
CONDITIONS MAY BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. THEY OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS IN SANDBARS...AND
NEAR SHORELINE STRUCTURES. PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO
SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

FOR ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION AND PRECAUTIONS...PLEASE VISIT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DULUTH

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Gordon, WI Radar