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WIND ADVISORY Sunday 8 AM to 6 PM; SW 25-35 with 50 MPH Gusts Forecast

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL 847 PM CST SAT NOV 12 2011 MCHENRY-LAKE IL-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL- GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE IN-PORTER- NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WOODSTOCK…WAUKEGAN…DIXON…DEKALB… AURORA…WHEATON…CHICAGO […] […]

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WIND ADVISORY in Effect Until 6 PM CST

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL 1227 PM CST WED NOV 9 2011 Some property damage and lines down reported already. DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE- LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON […] […]

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Rip Current Statement: 10-16-Foot Waves Expected Near Illinois Lakeshore

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE…WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS…
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS […] […]