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Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
301 PM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING
ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE MOJAVE DESERT AND SOUTHERN MOHAVE
COUNTY ARIZONA. BEHIND THE COLD FRONT NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE
THIS EVENING ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA AND DOWN THE COLORADO RIVER
VALLEY SUNDAY.

AZZ002-036-CAZ527-NVZ021-260630-
/O.NEW.KVEF.LW.Y.0004.150426T1600Z-150427T0200Z/
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
301 PM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT /9 AM MST/ TO 7 PM
PDT /7 PM MST/ SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT /9 AM MST/ TO 7 PM
PDT /7 PM MST/ SUNDAY FOR THE LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA AND
LAKE HAVASU.

* TIMING...WINDS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH THIS EVENING...BUT WILL BE
  STRONGEST SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAIN NORTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...BOATERS IN THE ADVISORY AREA SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
  WHEN VENTURING ONTO AREA LAKES. THESE WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS
  OF LAKES ROUGH AND HAZARDOUS...AND MAY RESULT IN HIGH WAVES WHICH
  MAY TIP OR SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT. FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY...AVOID
  THE OPEN WATERS. STAY CLOSE TO SHORE OR AROUND PROTECTED AREAS.

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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