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Watches & Warnings

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:19 AM EST Dec. 12, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 4 am
EST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 4 am EST
Wednesday.

* Winds... northwest around 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Timing... 1 PM this afternoon through 4 am Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... strong winds will create rough chop on area lakes
making conditions difficult for small craft.

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.