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Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 7:01 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 am
EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 am EST
Sunday.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... strongest winds are expected after 10 PM, diminishing
to 10 to 15 mph by morning.

* Impacts... increased wave heights could cause small boats to
capsize.

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.