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Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:59 AM EDT Jul. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement now in effect until 11 am EDT this

* locations... Lake Erie beaches from Sandusky Ohio to Erie County
Pennsylvania including the Cleveland area.

* Timing... through 11 am Tuesday.

* Impacts... high swimming risk from waves and dangerous currents.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when swimming risks exist
from a combination of wind and large waves including rip currents
and longshore currents. These swimming risks can create life-
threatening conditions even for good swimmers. Follow the
instruction of local authorities or stay out of the water.