Independence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Lake Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:59 AM CST on February 01, 2015

...Lake Wind Advisory in effect until 6 am CST Monday...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 6 am CST Monday.

* Event...south winds this morning will become northwest behind a cold front this afternoon and evening. Expect winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Areas affected...a large part of Arkansas.

* Timing...winds will increase this morning and will continue to be gusty through tonight.

* Impacts...boaters will experience rough and choppy conditions on area rivers and lakes. High profile vehicles on area roadways may also experience some hazardous driving conditions due to strong Crosswinds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.