Update 10 p.m.: Strong winds expected overnight, boats not advised on Lake Tahoe Monday | TahoeDailyTribune.com

Update 10 p.m.: Strong winds expected overnight, boats not advised on Lake Tahoe Monday

A wind advisory remains in effect until 10 p.m. Monday night, with snow showers possible early Monday morning, according to a statement from the National Weather Service.

South to southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph are expected for many areas overnight, while local gusts to 50 mph are possible in the foothills and other wind prone areas.

Gusts up to 90 mph are expected over ridges. Winds are expected to increase again Monday morning, with wind gusts up to 50 mph expected into Monday night.

Driving will become difficult for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution and remain alert for sudden gusts or cross winds. In addition strong wind gusts will also cause rough chop on Lake Tahoe through Monday. Boats will be prone to capsizing and should remain off lake waters through Monday night.

Motorists, especially in high profile vehicles, should use caution and remain alert for sudden gusts or cross winds.


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