Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Lancaster (SCC057) South Carolina Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Lake Wind Advisory Lake Wind Advisory - Lancaster (South Carolina)


Updated:Sat, 04/20/2019 4:01am EDT
Effective:Sat, 04/20/2019 10:00am EDT
Expires:Sat, 04/20/2019 8:00pm EDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Aiken; Bamberg; Barnwell; Calhoun; Chesterfield; Clarendon; Edgefield; Fairfield; Kershaw; Lee; Lexington; McCormick; Newberry; Northern Lancaster; Orangeburg; Richland; Saluda; Southern Lancaster; Sumter
 
Instructions: A lake wind advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

Message summary: ...lake wind advisory in effect from 10 am this morning to 8 pm edt this evening...
The national weather service in columbia has issued a lake wind advisory, which is in effect from 10 am this morning to 8 pm edt this evening.
* winds...southwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 25 knots.
* timing...this morning through this evening.
* impacts...strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft.
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