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  • High Wind Watch for Pikes Peak above 11000 feet County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued November 29 at 11:07AM MST until November 30 at 8:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 11:07 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 8 a.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MST THIS EVENING
    THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
    * LOCATION...PIKES PEAK AND TELLER COUNTY...THE WET MOUNTAINS
    AND THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...STRONG AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
    WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER PEAKS AND EAST FACING
    SLOPES OF THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
    MORNING.
    * WIND...WEST WINDS 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH
    POSSIBLE.
    * IMPACT...STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE POWER OUTAGES AND RESULT IN
    HAZARDOUS CROSS WINDS ALONG NORTH SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS.

  • High Wind Watch for Pikes Peak above 11000 feet County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued December 02 at 10:09AM MST until December 03 at 8:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, December 2, 2013 at 10:09 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 8 a.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
    THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
    A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
    THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.
    * LOCATION...PIKES PEAK...TELLER COUNTY...THE RAMPART RANGE...
    THE WET MOUNTAINS...THE WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY...THE SANGRE DE
    CRISTO MOUNTAINS...EL PASO AND HUERFANO COUNTIES ALONG AND
    WEST OF I- 25.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL MOVE OVER
    THE AREA TONIGHT. THE POTENTIAL FOR HIGH WINDS WILL INCREASE
    THIS EVENING...PEAK BETWEEN 11 PM AND 5 AM...AND THEN DECREASE
    TUESDAY MORNING.
    * WIND...IN THE MOUNTAINS...WEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS
    OVER 75 MPH POSSIBLE. ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS ADJACENT TO
    THE MOUNTAINS...WEST WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 60 MPH
    POSSIBLE.
    * IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO A
    COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...BLOWING SNOW OR DUST...AND POOR
    VISIBILITIES. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SUCH AS SEMI TRAILERS...
    COULD BE SUBJECT TO TIPPING. IN ADDITION...LOOSE OUTDOOR
    ITEMS...SUCH AS LAWN FURNITURE OR TRASH CANS...COULD BECOME
    DANGEROUS AIRBORNE PROJECTILES. POWER DISRUPTIONS...TREE AND
    PROPERTY DAMAGE WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.