High Wind *Warning* - Includes NE Park County

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High Wind *Warning* - Includes NE Park County

Post by ParkBull » Thu Dec 30, 2021 8:33 am

...HIGH WIND *WARNING* IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 80 mph expected.

* WHERE...Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000
Feet/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet,
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County and Boulder
and Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield County
Counties.

* WHEN...From 8 AM this morning to 5 PM MST this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Strongest winds below 6000 feet are expected
to be near the base of the foothills from Boulder north to Fort
Collins to the Wyoming border.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and
avoid windows. Watch for falling debris and tree limbs. Use caution
if you must drive.

Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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For more information from the National Weather Service, visit
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