Areas near Malta and Wolf Point will see very gusty winds through Monday morning coming off of Fort Peck Lake.

According to the National Weather Service:

Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 am MDT Monday for
Fort Peck Lake.

  • Winds: northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
  • Timing: this morning to Monday morning.
  • Impacts: these winds will make open waters of the lake rough and hazardous, and may result in high waves which could tip or swamp smaller craft.
  • Boaters should use caution if venturing onto Fort Peck Lake.
  • For your personal safety, avoid the open waters and stay close to shore or around protected areas.
High Wind Advisory