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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1108 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

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Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft-
INCLUDING Cuchara, Stonewall, Weston, Spanish Peaks, Walsenburg,
and Trinidad
1108 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...The southern Sangre De Cristo mountains, Huerfano
  and western Las Animas counties, including Walsenburg,
  Trinidad and Raton Pass.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A strong jet stream over the area will
  cause strong westerly winds to develop this morning which will
  continue into the late afternoon hours.

* WIND...westerly 30 to 45 mph with gusts around 60 mph at the
  lower elevations, and gusts of 75 mph over the mountain areas.
  strong winds to 55 to 65 mph have already been measured from
  areas south of Pueblo to the New Mexico state line.

* IMPACT...Drivers of high-profile vehicles should exercise
  extreme caution or postpone travel, especially on north to
  south oriented roads, including I-25. Damage to power lines
  and buildings will be possible. Power interruptions and power
  outages may occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

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Hodanish



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