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WWUS75 KGGW 292044
NPWGGW

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
244 PM MDT FRI MAY 29 2015


MTZ016-017-021.023-301000-
/O.NEW.KGGW.LW.Y.0018.150530T1500Z-150531T0300Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...WINNETT...JORDAN...CIRCLE
244 PM MDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY
FOR FORT PECK LAKE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY FOR FORT PECK LAKE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO
9 PM MDT SATURDAY. 

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY MORNING UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AT 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS OF THE LAKE...
  PARTICULARLY ON THE DRY ARM...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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