CHICAGO (CBS) — High wind whipped up some dangerous waves along Lake Michigan Saturday.
A Lakeshore Flood Advisory is in effect until 6 a.m. Sunday for most of Cook County.READ MORE: Police Board Orders Firing Of CPD Officer Patrick Kelly, Accused Of Shooting Friend In Head While Off-Duty And Lying About It
An earlier Lakeshore Flood Warning for northern Cook County and Lake County was allowed to expire, but a notice was issued about waves as big as 10 to 14 feet.
After damaging winds last year, some people in Rogers Park took no chances. They put out sandbags to hold back the water.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
As of Saturday night, there had been no reports of major damage.
Meanwhile, one man took advantage of the waves – grabbing his wet suit and surfboard.
He managed to surf for a little while until Chicago firefighters eventually made him leave because conditions were too dangerous.MORE NEWS: Bears Proposed Moving From Chicago, Possibly To Gary, In 1995 -- Leading To Huge Fight Between Mayor Richard M. Daley And Team Brass
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