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Colorado, Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 11:54 AM MST on February 18, 2018

Expires 2:00 PM EST on February 19, 2018


... High Wind Warning now in effect until noon MST Monday...

* location... the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the Wet Mountains and
Wet Mountain Valley, Pikes Peak above 11000 feet and Huerfano
County along and west of Interstate 25.

* Cause and timing... a strong jet will move across the area
bringing periods of strong damaging downslope winds through
Monday morning.

* Wind... west to southwest winds over the mountains 30 to 45 mph
with gusts up to around 80 mph, while lower elevation areas see
west winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. The timing of
the strongest winds will be this evening through tonight.

* Impact... strong winds will cause hazardous driving conditions
along portions of the Interstate 25 corridor. Minor property
damage will also be possible especially again tonight.

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.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:55 AM MST on February 18, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 18, 2018


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds, low relative humidity dry
fuels for fire weather zones 222... 226... 227... 228... 229... 230...
231... 232... 233... 234... 235... 236 and 237...

* affected area... fire weather zones 222... 225... 226... 227...
228... 229... 230... 231... 232... 233... 234... 235... 236 and 237.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Timing... late Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* Relative humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Record Report
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freeze Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Frost Advisory, Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hard Freeze Watch , Hard Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Colorado - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Areal Flood Watch
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virginia - Hydrologic Statement
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning

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