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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
842 PM MDT Mon Apr 16 2018

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Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
INCLUDING Center, Del Norte, Alamosa, Monte Vista, Manassa,
La Jara, Antonito, Sanford, San Luis, Fort Garland, Blanca,
Canon City, Penrose, Black Forest, Colorado Springs,
Peterson AFB, Pueblo, Walsenburg, Trinidad, Ordway,
Olney Springs, La Junta, Rocky Ford, Branson, Kim, Eads,
Sheridan Lake, Las Animas, Lamar, Springfield, and Walsh
842 PM MDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...All of the southeast Colorado plains and the San Luis
  Valley including the Interstate 25 and Highway 50 corridors.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A strong upper level jetstream will track
  across the region late Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.

* WIND...Increasing to west southwest 35 to 45 gusting to 60 mph
  late Tuesday morning becoming west to northwest 35 to 45 gusting
  to 60 mph by late Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACT...Strong crosswinds will create hazardous travel
  conditions especially for high profile and light weight vehicles
  on north south oriented roads including Interstate 25. Blowing
  dust will create poor visibility. Minor tree and property
  damage will be possible. Blowing dust and flying debris will
  pose a hazard to anyone outdoors.

  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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