Indian River Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:13 AM EDT Mar. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from noon today to 8 PM EDT this

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM EDT this

* Winds... gusty southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph will develop this
morning and persist through the afternoon. Strong to damaging
gusts will also be possible in association with afternoon

* Impacts... navigation on larger bodies of water will become
hazardous due to choppy water conditions and waves.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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