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Utah, Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:44 PM MDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening...

* affected area... Glen Canyon Recreation Area including Lake
Powell, the San Rafael Swell generally along and south of
Interstate 70 and south central Utah.

* Winds... southwest winds gusting near 40 mph. There is a
potential of seeing gusts as high as 60 mph on approach of a
strong cold front.

* Timing... through the mid evening.

* Impacts... strong winds will cause unsafe boating conditions on
Lake Powell. Strong cross winds may affect travel including on
Interstate 70, especially impacting high profile vehicles and
those towing trailers. Blowing dust may lower visibilities.
Wind sensitive activities will be affected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... a Wind Advisory means that
sustained wind speeds of at least 31 mph or gusts of 45 mph are
expected. Motorists in the advisory area should be prepared for
sudden gusty cross winds which can make driving difficult.

Boaters on area lakes can expect gusty winds, very choppy water,
large waves, dangerous lightning by early evening, and poor
visibility in heavy rain. Boaters should seek safe Harbor
immediately.



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