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FZUS53 KGRR 291941
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SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR WEST MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MIZ037-292100-
MASON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...LAKE MICHIGAN RECREATION AREA...
LUDINGTON STATE PARK...STEARNS PARK
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....MODERATE.
WAVES...............2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A MODERATE RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND
STRONG CURRENTS ARE LIKELY ALONG THE SHORE. ONLY EXPERIENCED
SWIMMERS SHOULD CONSIDER ENTERING THE WATER.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...BREEZY. PARTLY SUNNY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL
MIDDAY...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM
HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:28 PM EDT

$$
MIZ043-292100-
OCEANA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHARLES MEARS STATE PARK...
SILVER LAKE STATE PARK...BENONA TOWNSHIP PARK...
CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP PARK
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....MODERATE.
WAVES...............2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A MODERATE RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND
STRONG CURRENTS ARE LIKELY ALONG THE SHORE. ONLY EXPERIENCED
SWIMMERS SHOULD CONSIDER ENTERING THE WATER.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...BREEZY. PARTLY SUNNY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL
MIDDAY...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM
HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:27 PM EDT

$$
MIZ050-292100-
MUSKEGON-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...MUSKEGON STATE PARK...
PJ HOFFMASTER STATE PARK...DUCK LAKE STATE PARK...
PERE MARQUETTE PARK...MEINERT PARK
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....MODERATE.
WAVES...............2 TO 4 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A MODERATE RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND
STRONG CURRENTS ARE LIKELY ALONG THE SHORE. ONLY EXPERIENCED
SWIMMERS SHOULD CONSIDER ENTERING THE WATER.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:26 PM EDT

$$
MIZ056-292100-
OTTAWA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...GRAND HAVEN STATE PARK...KIRK PARK...
TUNNEL PARK...HOLLAND STATE PARK
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:06 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

$$
MIZ064-292100-
ALLEGAN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...OVAL BEACH...WEST SIDE PARK...
SAUGATUCK DUNES STATE PARK...DOUGLAS BEACH
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............AROUND 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 MPH. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. MODERATE SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

$$
MIZ071-292100-
VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NORTH BEACH...SOUTH BEACH...
VAN BUREN STATE PARK
341 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SWIM HAZARD RISK....LOW.
WAVES...............AROUND 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.

A LOW RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS IMPLIES THAT LARGE WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE SHORE.

.SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 2 TO 5 FEET. HIGH SWIM HAZARD RISK.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
HAZARD RISK.
.LABOR DAY...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. LOW SWIM HAZARD RISK.

SUNRISE: 7:07 AM EDT
SUNSET: 8:25 PM EDT

$$







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