Dangerous swimming conditions posted for Lake Michigan Thursday

Posted at 10:13 AM, Jul 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-30 10:13:53-04

MUSKEGON, Mich. – A Beach Hazards statement has been issued by the National Weather Service for dangerous swimming conditions in Lake Michigan today.

West winds at 15-30 miles per hour are expected to build 3-5 foot waves through mid-afternoon.  Conditions will get better after 4:00pm.

Strong structural and longshore currents are possible, as are rip currents.