Lakeshore flooding warning issued; beach hazards likely Tuesday.

September 2, 2019

Lakeshore flooding warning issued; beach hazards likely Tuesday.

Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather.

The National Weather Service has issued a lakeshore flooding warning in effect from 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3 until 2 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4. A beach hazard statement has also been issued from Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening. Winds from the south are expected to reach 35 to 45 mph Tuesday and Tuesday night with waves in Lake Michigan 6 to 10 feet north of Holland. High wave action and strong currents are expected to bring dangerous swimming conditions.

A lakeshore flood warning means that flooding is occurring or imminent along the lake. Residents on or near the shore in the warned area should be alert for rising water and take appropriate action to protect life and property.

Partly cloudy skies are expected tonight, becoming overcast overnight. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible with low temperatures of 55 degrees.

Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019

  • Becoming windy with thunderstorms likely. Potential for severe thunderstorms.
  • High 74; low 53
  • Precipitation: 80% day; 20% evening.
  • Wind: SSW 20 mph day; NW 12 mph evening.
  • Humidity: 83% day; 84% evening.
  • Sunrise: 7:10 a.m.; sunset: 8:17 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019

  • Mostly cloudy skies.
  • High 64; low 43
  • Precipitation: 10% day; 10% evening.
  • Wind: M 9 mph day; NE 6 mph evening.
  • Humidity: 65% day; 84% evening.
  • Sunrise: 7:11 a.m.; sunset: 8:15 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019

  • Partly cloudy
  • High 70; low 52
  • Precipitation: 10% day; 20% evening.
  • Wind: SSE 5 mph day; ESE 3 mph evening.
  • Humidity: 62% day; 81% evening.
  • Sunrise: 7:12 a.m.; sunset: 8:13 p.m.


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