...Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM MST this afternoon for Fort Peck Lake...
A lake Wind Advisory for Fort Peck Lake remains in effect until 5 PM MST this afternoon.
* Timing...through sunset today
* winds...northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph
* impacts...these winds will make open waters of the lake rough and hazardous...and may result in high waves which could tip or swamp smaller craft. Freezing spray is also likely.
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.