CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score
New!  CBS Chicago Weather iPhone App: Daily Forecasts, Weather Alerts & Radar Maps!  Free Download »

Chicago Weather

weatherapp chi 600x600 Chicago WeatherClick here for the latest Chicago Weather Forecast from WBBM Newsradio and CBS 2! View the AccuWeather Local Forecast and view the Chicagoland Weather Radar Maps to see what kind of weather will strike next in the city and suburbs. Check the extended forecast, and get the “Feels Like” temp, humidity, wind, barometer, and even sunrise and sunset times. Brought to you by CBS 2 and WBBM Newsradio’s Traffic and Weather on the 8′s

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Indiana, La Porte

Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 4:13 AM CDT on July 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on July 24, 2014


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Thursday
morning...

* high wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected.

* Strong rip currents expected.

* Strong structural currents expected.

* Overview/potential impacts... strong north winds will result in 5
to 8 foot waves and strong rip currents... causing very dangerous
swimming conditions through Thursday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Dangerous pounding waves and life-threatening rip 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 out into deeper water along the pier structure.

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




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Heat Advisory
California - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Nebraska - Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Record Report
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Fire Weather Warning
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Wisconsin - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report