Severe Weather Alerts - Colorado Springs, CO

  • High Wind Warning

    High Wind Warning in effect from Tuesday, 4:00 AM MST until Tuesday, 11:00 AM MST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 AM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 AM MST TUESDAY. THE
HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY AND PUEBLO COUNTY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...STRONG AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING.

* WIND...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACT...STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE POWER OUTAGES AND RESULT IN
HAZARDOUS CROSS WINDS ALONG WEST EAST ORIENTED ROADWAYS. IN
AREAS WHERE SNOW IS FALLING...BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
VISIBILITIES BELOW 1/4 MILE AT TIMES.

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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