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  • Lake Wind Advisory for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Lake Wind Advisory issued January 24 at 11:13AM MST until January 24 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 11:13 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...STRONG NORTH WIND TO AFFECT THE LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION
    AREA AND COLORADO RIVER VALLEY TODAY...
    ...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST /8 PM MST/
    THIS EVENING...
    A LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST /8 PM MST/
    THIS EVENING FOR THE LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA...LAKE
    HAVASU AND FORT MOHAVE AND SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY ADJACENT TO THE
    COLORADO RIVER.
    * WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS APPROACHING 40 MPH.
    * TIMING: PEAKING DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON
    HOURS...DIMINISHING DURING THE EARLY EVENING.
    * LOCATIONS: LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA...LAKE HAVASU...
    BULLHEAD CITY...LAUGHLIN AND THE MOHAVE VALLEY.
    * 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. ALWAYS WEAR A LIFE
    JACKET.