High Wind *Warning* - includes N & W Park County

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High Wind *Warning* - includes N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:36 am

High Wind Warning
Issued: 11:10 AM MST Feb. 12, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High Wind *Warning* in effect from midnight tonight to 5 PM MST
Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 5 PM MST
Wednesday. The high wind watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds... west 30 to 45 mph with gusts up to 80 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase after midnight and continue through
much of Wednesday. The strongest winds will likely be Wednesday
morning.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Travel will be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Periods of
blowing and drifting snow with low visibilities can be expected
in open areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Strong winds may lead to property damage. Hazardous
driving conditions due to powerful cross winds will pose a
serious risk for drivers, especially for light weight and
high profile vehicles. Loose outdoor items should be brought
inside or secured properly. Be prepared for power outages.

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Re: High Wind *Warning* - includes N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:54 am

... High Wind *Warning* remains in effect until midnight MST
tonight...

* winds... west 35 to 50 mph with gusts up to 80 mph.

* Timing... winds will continue over the High Mountain passes and
then spread over the foothills by late this morning or early
afternoon. The strongest winds are expected this afternoon and
evening.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Travel will be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Strong winds may lead to property damage. Hazardous
driving conditions due to powerful cross winds will pose a
serious risk for drivers, especially for light weight and high
profile vehicles. Loose outdoor items should be brought inside or
secured properly. Be prepared for possible power outages.

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