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  • High Wind Watch for Baca County, Springfield, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued November 10 at 11:06AM MST until November 11 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 11:06 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...KIOWA...BENT...PROWERS AND BACA COUNTIES.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG WINTER STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS EAST
    CENTRAL COLORADO FROM LATER TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...BRINGING
    HIGH WINDS TO MUCH OF SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO. THE STRONGEST WINDS
    WILL LIKELY OCCUR FROM EARLY MORNING INTO MID AFTERNOON ON
    WEDNESDAY.
    * WIND...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 GUSTING TO 60 MPH.
    * IMPACT...STRONG CROSSWINDS MAY CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
    CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON EAST WEST ROADS... INCLUDING HIGHWAYS
    50 AND 96. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND OR DUST MAY DROP
    VISIBILITIES TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES. POWER DISRUPTIONS MAY ALSO
    BE NOTED.