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Recreational Report (REC)

Issued by Jackson, Mississippi (JAN)

                            
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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Jackson MS
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

MSZ043-049-171000-
Ross Barnett Reservoir-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR THE ROSS BARNETT RESERVOIR...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 mph. A slight chance of light
snow in the evening. Wind chill readings 2 below to 7 below zero.
Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the lower reservoir. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 20 mph. Lowest wind chill readings
5 below to zero in the morning. Waters choppy, with choppiest
waters in the lower reservoir. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind chill readings
1 to 6. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the lower
reservoir. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west in the
afternoon. Not as cold. Lowest wind chill readings 2 to 7 in the
morning. Waters a light chop. 

$$

MSZ030-031-171000-
Columbus Lake-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR COLUMBUS LAKE...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...North winds around 15 mph. Wind chill readings 5 below
to zero. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the
south. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 mph. Lowest wind chill readings
5 below to zero in the morning. Waters choppy, with choppiest
waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill
readings 4 to 9. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in
the south. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the west in
the afternoon. Not as cold. Lowest wind chill readings 14 to
19 in the morning. Waters smooth, becoming a light chop in the
afternoon. 

$$

MSZ052-171000-
Okatibbee Lake-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR OKATIBBEE LAKE...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 mph. A chance of light snow in
the evening. Wind chill readings 2 below to 7 below zero. Waters
choppy, with choppiest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 mph. Lowest wind chill readings
1 below to 6 below zero in the morning. Waters choppy, with
choppiest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill readings
2 to 7. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the
south. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west 5 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Not as cold. Lowest wind chill readings
2 to 7 in the morning. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest
waters in the south, becoming a light chop in the afternoon. 

$$

MSZ026-171000-
Grenada Lake-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR GRENADA LAKE...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill readings 5 below
to zero. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the
south. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 mph. Lowest wind chill readings
5 below to zero in the morning. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
northwest around 5 mph after midnight. Wind chill readings 5 to
10. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the south,
decreasing to waters smooth after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Not as cold. Lowest wind
chill readings 4 to 9 in the morning. Waters a light chop. 

$$

ARZ075-LAZ009-016-MSZ018-034-040-047-171000-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes north of Interstate 20-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill readings 1 below
to 6 below zero. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in
the south. 
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 20 mph. Lowest wind chill readings
4 below to 9 below zero in the morning. Waters choppy, with
choppiest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Wind chill readings 2 to 7.
Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the south,
becoming a light chop after midnight. 
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 mph. Not as cold. Lowest wind
chill readings 2 to 7 in the morning. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the north. 

$$

LAZ016-025-026-MSZ047-053-059-060-171000-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes south of Interstate 20-
844 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES SOUTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 20 mph. A slight chance of light
snow in the evening. Wind chill readings 3 below to 2 above zero.
Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Lowest wind chill
readings 4 below to 1 above zero in the morning. Waters rough,
with roughest waters in the south. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind chill
readings 2 to 7. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the
south. 
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Not as cold. Lowest wind
chill readings 2 to 7 in the morning. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the west, becoming a light chop in the
afternoon. 

$$