Huron Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 9:30 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from 8 am EDT Friday through
Friday evening...
... Beach hazards statement is cancelled for this evening...

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a
beach hazards statement... which is in effect from 8 am EDT Friday
through Friday evening.

* High wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected.

* Strong structural currents... expected.

* Location... beaches from Linwood Beach to Port Huron
including...

Linwood Beach... Caseville... Sand Point... Port Crescent State
Park... Port Austin... Harbor Beach... Port Sanilac... Lexington...
Birch Beach... Lakeport... Fort Gratiot... Port Huron...

* overview/potential impacts... northeast winds will gust to 20
knots again on Friday. This increased onshore flow will create
high wave conditions that will produce dangerous swimming
conditions on area beaches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

To learn more about dangerous waves and currents please visit
dangerouscurrents.Org (all lower case)

Children should not enter the water unsupervised and without a
certified flotation device. Caution should be used when in or
near the water. Pay attention to flags and signs posted near
beach access points and lifeguard stations.