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  • High Wind Watch for Upper Huerfano River Basin County, Colorado
  • High Wind Watch issued January 29 at 9:55AM MST until January 30 at 11:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 9:55 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11 a.m.
  • ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    THURSDAY MORNING...
    A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    THURSDAY MORNING.
    * LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND SPANISH
    PEAKS REGION.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG JET STREAM WILL PUSH ACROSS THE
    SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.
    * WIND...STRONG WEST WINDS OF 50 MPH GUSTING TO 75 MPH WILL BE
    POSSIBLE
    * IMPACT...TREE BLOW DOWNS AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE. HIGH
    PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER. PROPERTY
    DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE.