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Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:00 AM CDT Mar. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Lakeshore flood advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to
1 PM CDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Lakeshore
flood advisory... which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
1 PM CDT Monday.

* Lake Shore flooding... onshore winds of 30 to 35 mph will produce
waves of 7 to 10 ft. The large waves and strong winds will drive
up lake levels, which are already well above average.

* Timing... beginning late this evening and into early Monday.

* Impacts... minor flooding is likely along the Illinois and Lake
County Indiana shoreline, including along the Chicago
Lakefront bike path in the typical flood prone areas.

* Safety... avoid flood prone areas along the Lakeshore and stay
off of structures such as piers, jetties and breakwalls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore flood advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.



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Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:00 AM CDT Mar. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Lakeshore flood advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to
1 PM CDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Lakeshore
flood advisory... which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
1 PM CDT Monday.

* Lake Shore flooding... onshore winds of 30 to 35 mph will produce
waves of 7 to 10 ft. The large waves and strong winds will drive
up lake levels, which are already well above average.

* Timing... beginning late this evening and into early Monday.

* Impacts... minor flooding is likely along the Illinois and Lake
County Indiana shoreline, including along the Chicago
Lakefront bike path in the typical flood prone areas.

* Safety... avoid flood prone areas along the Lakeshore and stay
off of structures such as piers, jetties and breakwalls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore flood advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.



Kmd