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Fri Sep 6, 2019, 11:44 AM

Any experts in weather, lakes, wind, waves?

I have been monitoring the beach conditions at Illinois Beach State Park and something confuses me.

Today, there is a warning for high waves of 3-5 feet on the National Weather Service. But when I check the Windfinder, it says wave height 0.7. Is Windfinder wrong?

Also what makes the wave period shorter or longer, on Friday it is 2 feet and on Saturday it is 5 feet.



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Reply Any experts in weather, lakes, wind, waves? (Original post)
Beringia Sep 2019 OP
OneBlueDotBama Sep 2019 #1

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Fri Sep 6, 2019, 11:47 AM

1. It seems Canadian Beeches...

are much safer...

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