Weather Alerts for Cook County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Lakeshore Flood Advisory  LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY   Lakeshore Flood Advisory
COOK COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Cook
Effective: Fri, 4/19 4:00am Updated: Thu, 4/18 12:10pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 4/20 1:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO
1 AM CDT SATURDAY...
* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...Strong northerly winds with gusts of 45
mph are expected to develop late tonight and into Friday.
These strong winds will produce waves building to 11 feet.
* TIMING...Late tonight through Friday evening.
* IMPACTS...Minor flooding is likely in flood prone areas along
the Cook and especially Lake and Porter County shorelines in
northwestern Indiana.

Information:
A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the lakeshore.
For information on swim advisories or bans at Chicago beaches
visit: www.cpdbeaches.com.