Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Huron (MIZ049) Michigan Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Beach Hazards Statement Beach Hazards Statement - Huron (Michigan)


Updated:Thu, 20-Sep-2018 4:25am EDT
Effective:Fri, 21-Sep-2018 8:00am EDT
Expires:Fri, 21-Sep-2018 8:00pm EDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Huron; Sanilac
 
Instructions: Children should not enter the water unsupervised and without a certified flotation device. Caution should be used when in or near the water. Pay attention to flags and signs posted near beach access points and lifeguard stations. High wave action alone can make swimming difficult on days such as this. Incoming waves in rapid succession can tire a swimmer quickly. To learn more about dangerous waves and currents please visit dangerouscurrents.org

Message summary: ...dangerous swimming conditions today...
...beach hazards statement in effect from friday morning through friday evening...
The national weather service in detroit/pontiac has issued a beach hazards statement for dangerous swimming conditions, which is in effect from friday morning through friday evening.
* high wave action and dangerous swimming conditions expected.
* strong structural currents...expected.
* location...beaches from caseville to birch beach including...
Caseville...sand point...port crescent state park...
Port austin...harbor beach...port sanilac...lexington...
Birch beach...
* overview/potential impacts...the high wave action will be favorable for rip currents and structural currents that will make swimming dangerous.
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