...Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am this morning to 9 PM CST this evening...
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 10 am this morning to 9 PM CST this evening.
* Event: expect breezy west and northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph...with gusts of 30 to 40 mph possible.
* Areas affected: a large part of Arkansas.
* Timing: expect the breezy conditions to develop during the morning hours...persisting for much of the afternoon and into the early evening hours. The breezy conditions will then relax late this evening into the overnight hours.
* Impacts: boaters will experience rough and choppy conditions on area rivers and lakes. High profile vehicles on area roadways may also experience some hazardous driving conditions due to breezy Crosswinds.
A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.