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Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
904 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

CAZ072-073-NVZ002-004-300415-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0027.160430T0900Z-160501T0000Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-MONO COUNTY-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TRUCKEE...
BRIDGEPORT...MAMMOTH LAKES...STATELINE...INCLINE VILLAGE...
FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...SILVER SPRINGS
904 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 5 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET WITH HIGHEST WAVES ON WESTERN AND
  SOUTHWESTERN SHORES.

* CHOPPY LAKE CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT OPENING DAY FISHING FOR ALL
  LAKES IN MONO COUNTY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CROWLEY LAKE.

* SMALL BOATS AND FLOAT TUBES WILL BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND
  SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK LAKE CONDITIONS BEFORE HEADING OUT AND BE PREPARED FOR A
SUDDEN INCREASE IN WINDS AND WAVE HEIGHTS. CONSIDER POSTPONING
BOATING ACTIVITIES ON THE LAKE UNTIL A DAY WITH LESS WIND.

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