Statement as of 3:51 AM MDT on May 22, 2017
Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017
... High wind watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night
through Wednesday afternoon...
* winds: southwest winds becoming westerly at 30 to 40 mph, with
gusts up to 60 mph possible. Wind gusts along the Rocky Mountain
front possibly may reach 75 mph.
* Timing: late Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon.
* Impacts: possible damaging winds may blow down trees and power
lines. Power outages may be possible. Travel could become
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles traveling on
north to south orientated roads.
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