Lake Wind Advisory for Fort Peck Lake Through Wednesday
Gusty winds will make for very choppy water on Fort Peck Lake on the Missouri River through Wednesday evening.
According to the National Weather Service:
LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR FORT PECK LAKE...
WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
TIMING...INCREASING THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING AFTER SUNSET
THIS EVENING. THE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN WEDNESDAY
MORNING AND DIMINISH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS OF THE LAKE ROUGH
AND HAZARDOUS...AND MAY RESULT IN HIGH WAVES WHICH MAY TIP OR
SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT.
Instructions: BOATERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION IF VENTURING ONTO FORT PECK LAKE. FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY...AVOID THE OPEN WATERS. STAY CLOSE TO SHORE OR AROUND PROTECTED AREAS.
Central and Southeast Phillips
Central and Southern Valley