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Weather Alerts for Greater Lake Tahoe   (CAZ072)

icn  LAKE WIND ADVISORY
GREATER LAKE TAHOE   (CAZ072)

Effective: Mon, Apr 24, 2017 02:59am PDT Severity: Minor
Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017 02:59am PDT Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, Apr 24, 2017 08:00pm PDT Certainty: Likely

Areas Affected: Greater Lake Tahoe Area
 
Alert:
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR LAKE TAHOE...
The Lake Wind Advisory for Lake Tahoe is now in effect until 8 PM
PDT this evening.
* Winds: Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Wave Heights: 2 to 3 feet from mid-lake to the northeast and
east shores.
* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
improve.
Instructions:
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.