El Paso County, Colorado
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High Wind Warning
COZ085-086-230500-
/O.UPG.KPUB.HW.A.0006.141223T1100Z-141223T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KPUB.HW.W.0009.141223T1100Z-141223T1800Z/
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...PUEBLO
144 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...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HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.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.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
COZ084-230700-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0016.141223T1100Z-141223T1800Z/
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...AIR FORCE ACADEMY
424 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL COMBINE WITH SNOW
ACROSS THE PALMER DIVIDE AND NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...UP TO 4 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

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

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

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