...Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT Thursday for Fort Peck Lake...
A lake Wind Advisory for Fort Peck Lake remains in effect until 9 PM MDT Thursday.
* Timing...the strong winds will diminish somewhat this evening then return Thursday morning. The winds are expected to diminish Thursday evening.
* Winds...west 15 to 25 mph tonight then 15 to 30 mph Thursday.
* Impacts...the strong winds will create high waves that could tip or swamp smaller craft. Fort Peck Lake remains partially ice covered. This ice will move across the lake and could trap and damage boats.
Boaters should use extreme caution if venturing onto Fort Peck Lake. For your personal safety...avoid the open waters. Stay close to shore or near protected areas.