Weather Alert Details

Berrien County

Lakeshore Flood Advisory until 7PM EST THU Issued January, 16 2020 at 3:24 PM - US/Eastern expires January, 16 2020 at 7:00 PM - US/Eastern ...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ THIS EVENING... ...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. * LAKE SHORE FLOODING...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES OF 5 TO 8 FEET WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE THIS EVENING. SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. WAVES WILL BUILD FROM 2 TO 4 FEET TO 8 TO 14 FEET OCCASIONALLY 18 FEET. * TIMING...THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. * IMPACTS...MINOR ADDITIONAL BEACH EROSION IS POSSIBLE AS WELL AS LAKESHORE FLOODING ALONG THE IMMEDIATE LAKESHORE INTO THIS EVENING. STRONG SOUTHWEST AND WEST WINDS AS WELL AS HIGH WAVE ACTION IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. THIS WILL CAUSE EXTENSIVE BEACH EROSION AS WELL AS LAKESHORE FLOODING ALONG THE LAKESHORE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS WILL GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE LAKESHORE. A LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR LAKESHORE FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. RESIDENTS ON OR NEAR THE SHORE SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY...AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS. &&