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417 AM CST Wed Mar 1 2017
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
* EVENT: Lake Wind Advisory
* AREAS AFFECTED: Much of Arkansas
* TIMING: Through this afternoon
* WINDS: Expect breezy southerly winds of 15 to 25 mph...with
gusts to 30 mph ahead of a cold front this morning. After the
cold front passes...the winds will switch to the northwest at 15
to 25 mph. Gusts could exceed 30 mph.
* IMPACTS: Large waves on area lakes and rivers will make boating
dangerous. This will be especially hazardous for small boats.
These winds may also create some hazardous driving conditions
for high profile vehicles.
A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.