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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
227 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

.A strong cold front will move south through the region later
tonight and early on Sunday. In the wake of this front strong
and gusty northwest winds in the 20 to 25 knot range with
higher gusts will affect the area which will bring hazardous
boating conditions to area lakes.

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-202200-

Sumter-Pinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Levy-
Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco-
Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-
Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee-Inland Levy-Inland Citrus-
Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee-
Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee-
Including the cities of Wildwood, Lake Panasoffkee, Bushnell,
The Villages, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Lakeland,
Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring,
Avon Park, Placid Lakes, Arcadia, Cedar Key, Yankeetown,
Crystal River, Homosassa, Hernando Beach, Bayport, Port Richey,
Hudson, Tampa, Apollo Beach, Westchase, Bradenton,
Anna Maria Island, Venice, Sarasota, Englewood, Port Charlotte,
Punta Gorda, Cape Coral, Captiva, Sanibel, Chiefland, Bronson,
Williston, Inverness, Brooksville, Spring Hill, Dade City,
Zephyrhills, Brandon, Plant City, Sun City Center, Parrish,
Lakewood Ranch, Myakka City, North Port, Babcock Ranch,
Fort Myers, and Lehigh Acres
227 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL has
issued a Lake Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM to
5 PM EST Sunday.

* TIMING...From mid morning on Sunday through late Sunday
afternoon.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 2o to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* IMPACTS...Strong and gusty winds in the wake of a cold front
will bring hazardous boating conditions on area lakes on Sunday.
Small craft operators may want to postpone any trips to area
lakes on Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

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