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Wyoming, Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County

High Wind Watch

Statement as of 2:11 AM MST on February 19, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 20, 2017


... High wind watch remains in effect from this evening through
Monday afternoon...

* timing... Sunday evening through Monday afternoon

* winds... west at 35 to 45 mph sustained with gusts to 60 mph.

* Impacts... mainly to transportation. Light weight and high
profile vehicles traveling on Interstate 25 between Cheyenne and
Wheatland and Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Laramie have a
heightened risk of blowover.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph... or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.




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