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  • High Wind Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • High Wind Warning issued February 18 at 9:33PM MST until February 19 at 12:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 9:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, February 19, 2016 at noon
  • ...VERY STRONG WINDS OVER THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS
    THIS AFTERNOON WILL SPREAD ON TO PORTIONS OF THE PLAINS TONIGHT...
    .A STRONG AND FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HAS BROUGHT POWERFUL
    WINDS INTO THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY THIS EVENING WHICH WILL
    CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS HAVE BEEN STRONG AN GUSTY
    EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. A GUST TO 97 MPH AT
    LOVELAND PASS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
    EXTEND INTO THE FOOTHILLS THIS EVENING AND THEN OUT ONTO THE
    NORTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT. THE PEAK OF THE POTENTIALLY DAMAGING
    WINDS IS EXPECTED TO BE THIS EVENING WITH THE PASSAGE OF A
    PACIFIC COLD FRONT. IN THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS...WIND GUSTS OF
    50 TO 75 MPH WILL BE COMMON...WITH A FEW HIGHER WIND PRONE AREAS
    RECEIVING GUSTS AS HIGH AS 100 MPH.
    THE STRONG WINDS ON THE PLAINS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING BEHIND
    THE PASSING COLD FRONT. POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS ARE POSSIBLE
    WEST OF I-25 AND ACROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS NORTH OF A LINE FROM
    LOVELAND TO AKRON. WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE ON THE
    NORTHERN PLAINS...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 80 MPH IN WIND PRONE
    AREAS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS.
    THE WINDS ON THE PLAINS WILL WEAKEN BY FRIDAY MORNING. WINDS IN
    THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS WILL NOT WEAKEN UNTIL LATER IN THE
    DAY FRIDAY.
    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST FRIDAY...
    * TIMING...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE IN THE FRONT RANGE
    FOOTHILLS THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL
    CONTINUE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH
    MAINLY ABOVE 7500 FEET THIS EVENING. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS
    35 TO 50 MPH WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO AROUND 90 MPH OVERNIGHT
    AND FRIDAY MORNING.
    * IMPACTS...PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR VERY
    STRONG CROSS WINDS CAUSING HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. POWER
    OUTAGES WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

  • High Wind Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • High Wind Warning issued February 18 at 9:33PM MST until February 19 at 5:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 9:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, February 19, 2016 at 5 a.m.
  • ...VERY STRONG WINDS OVER THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS
    THIS AFTERNOON WILL SPREAD ON TO PORTIONS OF THE PLAINS TONIGHT...
    .A STRONG AND FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HAS BROUGHT POWERFUL
    WINDS INTO THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY THIS EVENING WHICH WILL
    CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS HAVE BEEN STRONG AN GUSTY
    EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. A GUST TO 97 MPH AT
    LOVELAND PASS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
    EXTEND INTO THE FOOTHILLS THIS EVENING AND THEN OUT ONTO THE
    NORTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT. THE PEAK OF THE POTENTIALLY DAMAGING
    WINDS IS EXPECTED TO BE THIS EVENING WITH THE PASSAGE OF A
    PACIFIC COLD FRONT. IN THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS...WIND GUSTS OF
    50 TO 75 MPH WILL BE COMMON...WITH A FEW HIGHER WIND PRONE AREAS
    RECEIVING GUSTS AS HIGH AS 100 MPH.
    THE STRONG WINDS ON THE PLAINS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING BEHIND
    THE PASSING COLD FRONT. POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS ARE POSSIBLE
    WEST OF I-25 AND ACROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS NORTH OF A LINE FROM
    LOVELAND TO AKRON. WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE ON THE
    NORTHERN PLAINS...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 80 MPH IN WIND PRONE
    AREAS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS.
    THE WINDS ON THE PLAINS WILL WEAKEN BY FRIDAY MORNING. WINDS IN
    THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS WILL NOT WEAKEN UNTIL LATER IN THE
    DAY FRIDAY.
    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST FRIDAY...
    * TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS ARE LIKELY BEHIND A COLD FRONT
    ARRIVING THIS EVENING. THE STRONG WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BY FRIDAY
    MORNING.
    * WINDS...WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH POSSIBLE.
    * IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS. DAMAGE TO
    TREES AND BUILDINGS AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.