Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre that forecasts of strong winds have resulted in a high wind warning effect for the South Basin of Lake Manitoba.

These concerns will be shared with residents of the south basins of Lakes Winnipegosis and Lake Dauphin.

Strong north winds are forecast starting late this evening and continuing to tomorrow around noon. 

Wind speed and wave action could raise levels by as much as five feet or more.

Property owners are advised to take precautions.