Greater Lake Tahoe Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:17 PM PST Dec. 15, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am to 10 PM PST Saturday
for Lake Tahoe...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a lake Wind
Advisory for Lake Tahoe, which is in effect from 10 am to 10 PM
PST Saturday.

* Winds: east to northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Wave heights: 1 to 3 feet with highest waves on Western Shores.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to
capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions
improve.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.



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