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  • High Wind Watch for Pueblo, Eastern Fremont, Counties, Pueblo, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued February 17 at 9:39AM MST until February 18 at 8:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, February 17, 2014 at 9:39 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 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...TELLER COUNTY AND THE RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN TONIGHT THROUGH
    EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...BRINGING THE POTENTIAL FOR STRONG AND
    POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS ACROSS TELLER AND EXTREME
    WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY.
    * WIND...WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
    TO 75 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST ACROSS THE HIGHER
    PEAKS AND THE EAST FACING SLOPES.
    * IMPACT...TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE. LOOSE
    OBJECTS MAY TURN INTO PROJECTILES AND STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL
    BE POSSIBLE ALONG NORTH SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS POSING A
    HAZARD TO HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES.