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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
304 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014


MTZ016-017-021>023-210100-
/O.NEW.KGGW.LW.Y.0036.140920T1500Z-140921T0100Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...WINNETT...JORDAN...CIRCLE
304 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR FORT PECK LAKE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY FOR FORT PECK LAKE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WIND WILL INCREASE BY MID MORNING AND CONTINUE TODAY
  THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE BOATING ROUGH AND HAZARDOUS
  ACROSS FORT PECK LAKE...AND COULD RESULT IN HIGH WAVES WHICH
  MAY TIP OR SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION IF VENTURING ONTO FORT PECK
LAKE. THESE WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS OF THE LAKE 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.

&&

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