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Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
148 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GUSTY NORTH WINDS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY DOWN THE COLORADO
RIVER...

.GUSTY NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS ALONG
THE COLORADO RIVER. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE NEAR THE OPEN WATER
ESPECIALLY NEAR LAUGHLIN AND BULLHEAD CITY. WINDS WILL WEAKEN
SOMEWHAT OVERNIGHT SUNDAY INTO MONDAY MORNING AND RETURN DURING THE
DAY MONDAY.

AZZ002-036-CAZ527-NVZ021-071130-
/O.NEW.KVEF.LW.Y.0001.160207T1200Z-160209T0600Z/
LAKE HAVASU AND FORT MOHAVE-LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE HAVASU CITY...DESERT HILLS...
TOPOCK...BULLHEAD CITY...MOHAVE VALLEY...NEEDLES...HOOVER DAM...
LAUGHLIN
148 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016 /248 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016/

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST /5 AM MST/ SUNDAY
TO 10 PM PST /11 PM MST/ MONDAY FOR THE LAKE MEAD NATIONAL
RECREATION AREA AND COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST /5 AM MST/ SUNDAY TO
10 PM PST /11 PM MST/ MONDAY.

* TIMING...EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL
  BE WEAKER DURING THE NIGHTTIME HOURS.

* WINDS...WINDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
  WIND GUSTS MAY LOCALLY EXCEED 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE FOR DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS
  AND CHOPPY WATER ON AREA LAKES AND RIVERS. SMALL BOATS MAY
  CAPSIZE.

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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