High Wind Watch:
Issued at: 6:01 am MST on December 22, 2014, expires at: 1:00 PM MST on December 23, 2014
- ...High wind watch in effect from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon... The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a high wind watch...which is in effect from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon.
- Timing...high winds may develop late tonight and continue through early Tuesday afternoon over the plains of northeast Colorado.
- Winds...northwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
- Impacts...people planning travel should be prepared for strong cross winds causing hazardous driving conditions. Drivers of light weight or high profile vehicles should consider delaying travel or use alternate routes. 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.