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  • High Wind Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued January 10 at 9:04AM PST until January 11 at 5:00PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 10:04 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 4:15 p.m.

  • This alert has expired

  • High Wind Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued May 25 at 9:09PM MDT until May 26 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, May 25, 2012 at 9:09 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 5:15 a.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...
    A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.
    * LOCATION...ALL OF THE I-25 CORRIDOR AND EASTERN PLAINS...SAN
    LUIS VALLEY...PIKES PEAK...EASTERN SAN JUAN AND LA GARITA
    MOUNTAINS...EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET...MOSQUITO
    RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET...SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 11000 FEET...
    NORTHERN FREMONT COUNTY.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
    ROCKIES EARLY SATURDAY AND BRING THE THREAT FOR HIGH WINDS
    ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHERN COLORADO.
    * WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS FROM 55 TO
    70 MPH.
    * IMPACT...STRONG WINDS WILL BE A HAZARD TO LIGHT WEIGHT AND
    HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. TREE LIMB DAMAGE MAY OCCUR...AND LIGHT
    WEIGHT OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND. BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE
    VISIBILITY AS WELL. FIRES WOULD SPREAD QUICKLY.