Arlington Heights, IL (60004)

3:34 AM CDT on July 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS HISTORIC DISTRICT | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 722 ft 42.09 °N, 87.99 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
72.0 °F
Feels Like 72.0 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KPWK 270752Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT100 23/22 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP125 T02330222
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KPWK 270752Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT100 23/22 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP125 T02330222

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:29 AM CDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from 3 PM CDT this afternoon
through Saturday morning...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a beach
hazards statement... which is in effect from 3 PM CDT this
afternoon through Saturday morning.

* Timing... building quickly early to mid afternoon and persisting
through at least early Saturday.

* Forecast wave heights... 5 to 8 feet.

* Strong rip currents and structural currents expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Life threatening waves and currents are expected at the beaches.
People visiting the beaches should stay out of the water.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars. Rip currents can sweep you into deeper water.

Structural currents form along piers where longshore currents and
wave action flow into the structure. Structural currents can
sweep you into deeper water along the pier structure.

Exposed beaches are more likely to experience the most
significant wave and current impacts. Impacts at beaches with
protective breakwalls or jetties will be subject to the
orientation of structures as well as wind and wave direction.

For information on swim advisories or bans at Chicago beaches
visit: www.Cpdbeaches.Com.