...Lake Wind Advisory in effect from noon today to midnight CST tonight...
The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a lake Wind Advisory...which is in effect from noon today to midnight CST tonight.
* Event...a tightening pressure gradient will bring gusty southwesterly winds between 15 and 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph to parts of East Texas this afternoon. Then...as a cold front moves through the region...northwesterly winds at 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph will overtake much of the region.
* Timing...this afternoon through midnight.
* Impact...winds may produce rough chop on area lakes and rivers...which could lead to hazardous boating conditions... especially on open waters.
A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.