El Dorado County, California
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Lake Wind Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-311000-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0018.170331T1700Z-170401T0100Z/
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170331T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
259 PM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 6 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR
LAKE TAHOE...

* Timing: Strong northerly winds behind a cold front will continue
through early evening before diminishing. Northeast winds will
increase on ridges Friday with some strong winds affecting Lake
Tahoe during the day Friday producing rough waters.

* Winds: Through early evening north winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts
up to 50 mph. On Friday, northeast ridge winds gusting to 75 mph
especially along the Sierra Crest. Winds Friday on Lake Tahoe
northeast 25 to 35 mph with the strongest winds toward the west
shores.

* Waves on Lake Tahoe: 2 to 4 feet today and Friday. Highest waves
on eastern and southern shores today, and on the western shores
Friday.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds will produce hazardous travel
conditions for high profile vehicles. Expect turbulence and
areas of wind shear for aviation. Small boats, kayaks and
paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and should remain
off lake waters until conditions improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The strong winds are here now, it's too late to prepare. If
driving around Nevada or the Sierra, check road conditions with
NDOT or Caltrans before leaving.

For those considering boating on Lake Tahoe Friday, check lake
conditions before heading out and be prepared for a sudden
increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing boating
activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ015>019-063-064-066-310300-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WI.Y.0024.170330T1800Z-170331T0300Z/
Northern Sacramento Valley-Central Sacramento Valley-
Southern Sacramento Valley-Carquinez Strait and Delta-
Northern San Joaquin Valley-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-
Including the cities of Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville,
Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento, Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton,
Modesto, Alder Springs, Lakeport, and Paradise
955 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening.

* TIMING...Winds increase by midday and continue into evening.

* WINDS...North winds 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Strongest winds
on the west side of the Valley, Delta and northern San Joaquin
Valley.

* IMPACTS...Small and loose objects blown around. Difficult
driving conditions. Small tree branches downed.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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$$
Wind Advisory
CAZ072-NVZ002-311000-
/O.NEW.KREV.LW.Y.0018.170331T1700Z-170401T0100Z/
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170331T0300Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline,
and Incline Village
259 PM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 6 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR
LAKE TAHOE...

* Timing: Strong northerly winds behind a cold front will continue
through early evening before diminishing. Northeast winds will
increase on ridges Friday with some strong winds affecting Lake
Tahoe during the day Friday producing rough waters.

* Winds: Through early evening north winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts
up to 50 mph. On Friday, northeast ridge winds gusting to 75 mph
especially along the Sierra Crest. Winds Friday on Lake Tahoe
northeast 25 to 35 mph with the strongest winds toward the west
shores.

* Waves on Lake Tahoe: 2 to 4 feet today and Friday. Highest waves
on eastern and southern shores today, and on the western shores
Friday.

* Impacts: Strong crosswinds will produce hazardous travel
conditions for high profile vehicles. Expect turbulence and
areas of wind shear for aviation. Small boats, kayaks and
paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and should remain
off lake waters until conditions improve.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The strong winds are here now, it's too late to prepare. If
driving around Nevada or the Sierra, check road conditions with
NDOT or Caltrans before leaving.

For those considering boating on Lake Tahoe Friday, check lake
conditions before heading out and be prepared for a sudden
increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing boating
activities on the lake until a day with less wind.

&&

$$

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