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Wind in Morrison. Gusts to 78 MPH High Wind Watch

Mon Feb 17, 2014 8:00 am

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.p ... wIj9_ldXlY

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
423 AM MST MON FEB 17 2014

COZ033>036-172000-
/O.NEW.KBOU.HW.A.0005.140218T0300Z-140218T1500Z/
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...
NEDERLAND...RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...
EVERGREEN...GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK
423 AM MST MON FEB 17 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN THIS EVENING AND STRENGTHEN
FURTHER OVERNIGHT. THE STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE BY
LATE TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 80 MPH POSSIBLE
ABOVE TIMBERLINE AND DOWN THROUGH THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES PLANNING TO TRAVEL
TONIGHT OR TUESDAY MORNING SHOULD CONSIDER MOVING TRAVEL TIMES
TO EITHER TODAY OR LATER TUESDAY WHEN WINDS SUBSIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THAT STRONG AND POTENTIALLY
DAMAGING WINDS MAY OCCUR. PERSONS IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD
REMAIN ALERT TO THE POSSIBILITY OF HIGH WINDS AND BE PREPARED TO
TAKE ACTION SHOULD HIGH WINDS DEVELOP.
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