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High Wind Watch
Issued: 2:35 AM MST Jan. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High wind watch in effect from this evening through Thursday

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a high wind
watch, which is in effect from this evening through Thursday

* Timing... 6 PM MST Wednesday until noon MST Thursday.

* Winds... west to southwest 35 to 45 mph with occasional gusts up
to 60 mph.

* Impacts... mainly to transportation. Strong cross winds could
create dangerous travel conditions for light weight and high
profile vehicles, including camping and travel trailers.

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


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