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, 10/19/2019 10:51am EDT
Effective:Sat, 10/19/2019 2:00pm EDT
Expires:Sun, 10/20/2019 2:00am 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...
.windy conditions will occur associated with low pressure moving northeastward and through the area.
...lake wind advisory remains in effect through 2 am tonight...
* winds...northeast 15 to 25 knots.
* timing...through late tonight.
* impacts...strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft.
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