Weather Alerts for Denver

Issued by the National Weather Service

High Wind Warning  HIGH WIND WARNING   High Wind Warning
DENVER

Areas Affected:
Colorado Springs Vicinity, Southern El Paso County, Rampart Range Below 7400 Ft - Crowley County - Eastern Kiowa County - Northern El Paso County, Monument Ridge, Rampart Range Below 7500 Ft - Pueblo Vicinity, Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet - Western Kiowa County
Effective: Wed, 12/12 7:00pm Updated: Wed, 12/12 2:35pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 12/13 6:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
MST THURSDAY...
* LOCATION...El Paso, Pueblo, Crowley and Kiowa counties.
* CAUSE AND TIMING...This evening into early Thursday morning.
* WIND...25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph
* IMPACT...Travel will be difficult due to the strong winds.
Minor damage will be possible. Loose Christmas decorations
should be secured. Strong cross winds could produce hazardous
travel conditions on East to West Highways.
* Additional information...The strongest winds in Pueblo county
will occur generally along and east of I-25.

Information:
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.