weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
225 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY EVENING...

FLZ050-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-240000-
/O.NEW.KTBW.LW.Y.0016.141123T1925Z-141124T0000Z/
PINELLAS-COASTAL LEVY-COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-
COASTAL PASCO-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-
COASTAL SARASOTA-COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEARWATER...ST. PETERSBURG...
CEDAR KEY...YANKEETOWN...CRYSTAL RIVER...HOMOSASSA...
HERNANDO BEACH...BAYPORT...PORT RICHEY...HUDSON...TAMPA...
APOLLO BEACH...WESTCHASE...BRADENTON...ANNA MARIA ISLAND...
VENICE...SARASOTA...ENGLEWOOD...PORT CHARLOTTE...PUNTA GORDA...
CAPE CORAL...CAPTIVA...SANIBEL
225 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL HAS
ISSUED A LAKE WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS
  EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS OVER AREA LAKES WILL PRODUCE ROUGH
  CONDITIONS FOR SMALL BOATS MAKING NAVIGATION QUITE HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
TO BE 20 TO 29 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO NEAR OR ABOVE GALE
FORCE FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS.  WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES WILL
CREATE ROUGH CONDITIONS ON LARGER AREA LAKES WHICH COULD PRODUCE
DAMAGE TO...OR FLIP...SMALL PLEASURE CRAFT.

OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS MAY WISH TO POSTPONE LAKE RELATED ACTIVITIES
UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

&&

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE