Northerly winds will turn up the lake with 2-4 footers expected today. We run the risk of rip currents along the coastline which can make swimming difficult for inexperienced swimmers. Stay away from areas such as piers and breakwalls if … Continue reading Rip Current Risk Today In Lake Michigan
We know, we know. These warm temps make you want to pack up the bags and hit the Dunes. After a long night out (winter), Lake Michigan isn’t quite ready for guests yet. Gale warnings are out for tonight and … Continue reading Hitting The Beach Today?
A cold front will work through the Region later today with gusty winds that shift to the northwest this evening. As a renewed batch of colder air funnels in over Lake Michigan, we’re expecting lake effect snow to develop late … Continue reading Lake Effect Snow Returns Tonight
Strong winds will continue to blow in from the northeast as this low pressure wraps up right over us. As we discussed in last night’s Sunday Snapshot, areas along the lakeshore will feel the brunt of this event with waves … Continue reading Strong, Gusty Winds Through Late Monday
The clear skies allow us to see a beautiful view of Lake Michigan and the snow cover still on land as it continues to melt its way northward. Lake Michigan is still 10.3% ice cover remaining, but the sunshine and … Continue reading Great View Of Lake Michigan
The weather will certainly cooperate with loads of sunshine and temps in the 70s. We will continue to see our breezy conditions leading to waves that are on the higher side and a risk for rip currents through at least … Continue reading Hitting The Beach Today?
These days are numbered, we know that, so why not take an impromptu trip to our beautiful local beaches today! Lake Michigan finally got its act together and calmed those waves down! Water temps are comfortably cool as well as … Continue reading Lake Michigan Beach Forecast
A frontal boundary will sag south and stall right across the Region later today and will help spark a few showers and storms. The best shot at storms will be along our lakeshore counties (Lake, Porter, and La Porte) as … Continue reading Few Storms Possible Later Today
Today’s a perfect day to hit the beach as we’ll see sunshine with a few high clouds and temps in and around 90! That lake water temp is around 75 degrees off the coast of the Indiana Dunes with waves … Continue reading Sunday Beach Forecast: Sunny & Hot
Drier air is briefly working into the Region with a good breeze today behind yesterday’s cluster of rain and storms. We picked up anywhere from .25 to nearly 2 inches of rain from last evening’s soaker–some portions of Illinois saw … Continue reading Beach Forecast: High Waves Today