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Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
1257 AM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

.GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND A COLD FRONT TODAY. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ALONG THE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY FROM LAKE
MOHAVE SOUTH TO LAKE HAVASU SUNDAY.

AZZ002-036-CAZ527-NVZ021-231800-
/O.CON.KVEF.LW.Y.0006.141123T1700Z-141124T0000Z/
LAKE HAVASU AND FORT MOHAVE-LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...LAKE HAVASU...DESERT HILLS...TOPOCK...
BULLHEAD CITY...MOHAVE VALLEY...NEEDLES...HOOVER DAM...LAUGHLIN
1257 AM PST SUN NOV 23 2014 /157 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014/

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PST /10 AM MST/
THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST /5 PM MST/ THIS AFTERNOON...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PST /10 AM MST/
THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST /5 PM MST/ THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE COLORADO
RIVER VALLEY.

* WINDS: NORTH SUSTAINED 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE QUICKLY SUNDAY MORNING AND PEAK
  THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON BEFORE GRADUALLY DECREASING BY LATE
  AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS: COTTONWOOD COVE ON LAKE MOHAVE DOWN TO LAKE HAVASU.

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON AREA LAKES DURING THE
  ADVISORY PERIOD. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE VERY CHOPPY WATERS
  AND GENERATE LARGE WAVES WHICH COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL
  CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY...OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT ARE URGED TO
POSTPONE THEIR OUTINGS UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE. IF YOU DO VENTURE
OUT ONTO THE LAKES...AVOID THE OPEN WATER AND STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
OR IN PROTECTED COVES AND INLETS.

&&

$$

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