Severe Weather Alerts - Lakeport, MI

  • Beach Hazards Statement

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

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THISEVENING...

* HIGH WAVE ACTION AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

* LOCATION...BEACHES FROM CASEVILLE TO PORT HURON INCLUDING...

CASEVILLE...SAND POINT...PORT CRESCENT STATE PARK... PORTAUSTIN...HARBOR BEACH...PORT SANILAC...LEXINGTON... BIRCHBEACH...LAKEPORT...FORT GRATIOT...PORT HURON...

* OVERVIEW/POTENTIAL IMPACTS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 30 MPH TODAY. THIS WILL CREATE THE POSSIBILITY FOR RIP AND STRUCTURAL CURRENTS AS WELL AS LONGSHORE CURRENTS TO DEVELOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE SURE OF YOUR SWIMMING ABILITY. CHILDREN SHOULD NOT ENTER THEWATER UNSUPERVISED AND WITHOUT A CERTIFIED FLOTATION DEVICE.CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. PAY ATTENTIONTO FLAGS AND SIGNS POSTED NEAR BEACH ACCESS POINTS AND LIFEGUARDSTATIONS.

A LONGSHORE CURRENT IS A LAKE CURRENT THAT MOVES PARALLEL TOSHORE. LONGSHORE CURRENTS CAN BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PREVENTSWIMMERS FROM BEING ABLE TO KEEP THEIR FEET ON THE BOTTOM...MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO RETURN TO SHORE.

A LONGSHORE CURRENT IS A LAKE CURRENT THAT MOVES PARALLEL TOSHORE. LONGSHORE CURRENTS CAN BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PREVENTSWIMMERS FROM BEING ABLE TO KEEP THEIR FEET ON THE BOTTOM...MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO RETURN TO SHORE.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT DANGEROUS WAVES AND CURRENTS PLEASE VISITDANGEROUSCURRENTS.ORG (ALL LOWER CASE)

A LONGSHORE CURRENT IS A LAKE CURRENT THAT MOVES PARALLEL TOSHORE. LONGSHORE CURRENTS CAN BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PREVENTSWIMMERS FROM BEING ABLE TO KEEP THEIR FEET ON THE BOTTOM...MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO RETURN TO SHORE.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT DANGEROUS WAVES AND CURRENTS PLEASE VISITDANGEROUSCURRENTS.ORG (ALL LOWER CASE)

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