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  • High Wind Watch for Baca County, Springfield, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued March 17 at 7:47PM MDT until March 17 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 17, 2014 at 7:47 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6 p.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MDT TUESDAY
    THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
    ...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
    * TIMING...BLOWING DUST WILL SETTLE OVERNIGHT AS WINDS DIMINISH.
    HOWEVER...STRONG DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE TOMORROW
    MORNING AND TOMORROW AFTERNOON BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVING
    THROUGH THE REGION. BLOWING DUST WILL BE LIKELY ONCE AGAIN.
    * WINDS...WINDS WILL DECREASE OVERNIGHT...THEN BECOME NORTH TO
    NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH ON TUESDAY.
    * IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE IMPACTED. SIGNIFICANT
    AMOUNTS OF BLOWING DUST WILL LIKELY OCCUR WHICH WILL REDUCE
    VISIBILITY TO BELOW 1/2 OF A MILE THROUGHOUT THE DAY ON TUESDAY.