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Watches & Warnings

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:27 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am to 5 PM EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
issued a lake Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 am to
5 PM EST Sunday.

* Timing... from mid morning on Sunday through late Sunday
afternoon.

* Winds... northwest winds 2o to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* Impacts... strong and gusty winds in the wake of a cold front
will bring hazardous boating conditions on area lakes on Sunday.
Small craft operators may want to postpone any trips to area
lakes on Sunday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.