Lake Mead National Recreation Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:52 AM MDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ this
evening...

* timing... winds have increased across the area and will continue
into the early evening.

* Winds... west to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to 45 mph.

* Impacts... strong Crosswinds will make travel difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Blowing dust may reduce
visibility at times. Unsecured objects could be blown around.
Use caution on lakes as strong winds over the open waters will
create hazardous boating conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.