High Wind Warning For Northern Colorado Tonight, Power Outages Possible
Good thing all the patio furniture is weighed down with snow, because wind gusts up to 80 mph are headed our way.
According to the Denver Channel, a High Wind Warning goes in to effect at 8 p.m. tonight and lasts until tomorrow evening. Blowing snow will be a real concern for travel and they are saying widespread power outages are expected.
Let's keep an eye on our neighbors during this one and all pets should be indoors. Time to turn on the Hallmark channel and bundle up.
Weather Alert Details
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet
High Wind Warning from 8PM MST FRI until 6PM MST SAT Issued November, 29 2019 at 8:36 AM - US/Mountain expires November, 30 2019 at 6:00 PM - US/Mountain ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM MST SATURDAY... * WHAT...WEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH EXPECTED. * WHERE...NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS. * WHEN...FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM MST SATURDAY. * IMPACTS...DAMAGING WINDS WILL BLOW DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES. WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED. TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO POWERFUL CROSS WINDS WILL POSE A SERIOUS RISK FOR DRIVERS, ESPECIALLY FOR LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SHOULD BE BROUGHT INSIDE OR SECURED PROPERLY.