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Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Statement as of 1:24 PM CDT on October 31, 2014

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on November 01, 2014


... Lakeshore Flood Advisory remains in effect until 4 am CDT
Saturday...

* Lake Shore flooding... large and battering waves of up to 23 ft
will result in flooding near the lake. Some of these large waves
have resulted in water onto portions of Lake Shore drive in
downtown Chicago as of early this afternoon.

* Timing... the most significant waves will occur this afternoon
and evening.

* Impacts... minor beach erosion and flooding of coastal areas
can be expected. Stay away from piers and break walls...
occasional rogue waves are likely and could strike with little
warning and sweep you out into the lake.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that strong onshore winds
will generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.

For information on swim advisories or bans at Chicago beaches
visit... www.Cpdbeaches.Com.



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new beach hazards statement...

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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 9:05 AM CDT on October 31, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on October 31, 2014


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CDT this
evening...

* timing... through this afternoon.

* Winds... near the lake northerly winds of 35 to 45 mph with
gusts up to 60 mph... inland northerly winds of 25 to 35 mph
with gusts to 45 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Local Storm Report



10/31/2014 0254 PM

Chicago, Cook County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            150 ft by 100 ft piece of roofing from a 3 story building

            at Foster and Broadway blown off. Building was evacuated.





10/31/2014 0110 PM

Chicago, Cook County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Due to high waves, water on Lake Shore drive in the north
            bound lanes, north of Oak street.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:00 PM CDT on October 31, 2014


... First measurable snowfall on Halloween for Chicago and
Rockford...

Chicago o'hare Airport and the Rockford Airport both recorded a
tenth... 0.1... of an inch of snow this morning... October 31 2014. At
both sites... this was the first time measurable... 0.1 or greater...
snowfall has fallen on Halloween day. Previously... the most recorded
at both locations was a trace... less than a tenth of an inch.

Follow the links below for more snow data for Chicago and Rockford.

Www.Crh.NOAA.Gov/lot/?N=chi_snow_statistics

Www.Crh.NOAA.Gov/lot/?N=rfd_snow_statistics

Www.Crh.NOAA.Gov/lot/?N=chi_halloween

Www.Crh.NOAA.Gov/lot/?N=rfd_halloween


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Lake Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Lake Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning
California - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Missouri - Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Oklahoma - Freeze Warning, Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - High Wind Watch
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Special Statement
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freeze Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Utah - Special Statement
Virginia - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Air Quality Alert
- Gale Warning
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