Weather Alerts

Lakeshore Flood Warning

La Porte, IN

421 AM EST Thu Feb 27 2020 /321 AM CST Thu Feb 27 2020/

...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST /3 PM
CST/ THIS AFTERNOON...

* LAKE SHORE FLOODING...Northwest winds tonight at 20 to 30 mph
diminishing to 15 to 25 mph late this afternoon. Wave heights of
6 to 10 feet, occasionally up to 13 feet overnight subsiding to
5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet this afternoon.

* TIMING...Through late this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Severe beach erosion and lakeshore flooding will
develop. Strong northwest to north winds, along with record
high Lake Michigan water levels, will create strong wave
action along the coast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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