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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
440 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...A Lake Wind Advisory is in effect from 11 am to 6 pm CST today
for McCurtain County Oklahoma and the western sections of East
Texas...

.The pressure gradient will tighten later this morning over the
Southern Plains, ahead of an intensifying surface low
pressure system over the Oklahoma Panhandle and Southwest Kansas.
This will result in strong southerly winds increasing later this
morning over Southeast Oklahoma and the western sections of East
Texas, persisting through the afternoon before gradually
diminishing tonight.

OKZ077-TXZ096-108>111-124-125-136-137-149-150-232215-
/O.NEW.KSHV.LW.Y.0009.170223T1700Z-170224T0000Z/
McCurtain-Red River-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Wood-Upshur-Smith-
Gregg-Cherokee-Rusk-
Including the cities of Idabel, Broken Bow, Clarksville, Bogata,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer,
Big Sandy, Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville, Rusk, and Henderson
440 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* EVENT...Southerly winds will increase to 15 to 20 mph with gusts
  to 30 mph late this morning through the afternoon across
  Southeast Oklahoma and the western sections of East Texas. These
  strong winds should gradually diminish tonight.

* TIMING...From 11 am to 6 pm CST.

* IMPACT...Winds will likely produce rough chop on area lakes and
  waterways, which may be hazardous to boaters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

&&

$$

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