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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

320 AM MDT Tue Oct 23 2018





MTZ017-022-023-240000-

/O.NEW.KGGW.LW.Y.0030.181023T0920Z-181024T0000Z/

Central and Southern Valley-Garfield-McCone-

Including the city of Fort Peck

320 AM MDT Tue Oct 23 2018



...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR

FORT PECK LAKE...



The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Lake Wind

Advisory for Fort Peck Lake, which is in effect until 6 PM MDT

this evening.



* WINDS...East to Southeast 15 to 25 mph at the east end of the

  lake. Southeast 10 to 15 mph at the west end of the lake. 



* TIMING...Through this afternoon.



* IMPACTS...Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will 

  create hazardous conditions for small 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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