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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1037 AM PDT Fri May 25 2018

AZZ036-NVZ021-260300-
/O.CON.KVEF.LW.Y.0006.180525T1800Z-180526T0300Z/
Lake Mead National Recreation Area-
Including Bullhead City, Oatman, Mohave Valley,
Hoover Dam, and Laughlin
1037 AM PDT Fri May 25 2018 /1037 AM MST Fri May 25 2018/

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Gusty south to southwest winds will peak during the
  afternoon and decrease this evening.

* WINDS...South to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts 30 to 40
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will create dangerous boating
  conditions on Lake Mead and Lake Mohave. These winds will
  create very choppy waters which could capsize or swamp small
  craft. For your personal safety...operators of small craft are
  urged to postpone their outings until the winds subside.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. If you do venture out onto the lakes...avoid the
open water and stay close to shore or in protected coves and
inlets.

&&

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