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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
444 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017


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Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Including the cities of Castle Rock, Elbert, Fondis, Kiowa,
Larkspur, Agate, Hugo, Limon, and Matheson
444 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Denver has cancelled the High
Wind Watch.

The high wind watch has been cancelled and replaced by a Blizzard
Watch which will be in effect for late tonight through Friday morning.


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Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Including the cities of Forder, Karval, Kutch, and Punkin Center
444 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Strong north winds are expected from late tonight and
  will continue through Friday afternoon.

* WINDS...North winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 70 mph are
  possible.

* IMPACTS...Very strong and gusty winds may cause damage to
  trees and power lines and disrupt power. Drivers of light
  weight and high profile vehicles are especially susceptible to
  sudden and erratic cross winds.

* In addition...the strong winds over the Palmer Ridge may be
  accompany by a mix of rain and snow Friday morning. Blowing
  snow can create significantly reduced visibilities causing
  hazardous driving conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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