Cherokee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:50 AM CST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect from 9 am this morning to
9 PM CST this evening...

* event... as a deep low pressure system exits the area... strong
west to northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph... with gusts over 35
mph... will occur areawide.

* Timing... winds will increase by mid-morning... continuing
through the afternoon and early evening hours.

* Impact... the gusty winds will produce a rough chop on open
waters and make for a difficult cross wind on the highways.

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.



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