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WWUS75 KGGW 210930
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
330 AM MDT Fri Jul 21 2017

MTZ016-017-021.023-220300-
/O.CAN.KGGW.LW.Y.0029.170721T1800Z-170722T0300Z/
/O.EXT.KGGW.LW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-170722T0300Z/
Central and Southeast Phillips-Central and Southern Valley-
Petroleum-Garfield-McCone-
Including the city of Fort Peck
330 AM MDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR FORT PECK LAKE...

* WINDS...Northwest 10 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* TIMING...Today through 9pm.

* 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. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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