High Wind Warning

Issued At: Friday, 08 Dec 2017, 10:28 AM MST
Expires At: Friday, 08 Dec 2017, 5:00 PM MST

Urgent - weather message national weather service goodland ks 1028 am mst fri dec 8 2017 yuma county-kit carson county-cheyenne county- including the cities of yuma, wray, burlington, arapahoe, and cheyenne wells 1028 am mst fri dec 8 2017 ...high wind warning remains in effect until 5 pm mst this afternoon... * peak winds...north winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts around 60 mph. * timing/duration...strongest winds will be through 2 pm mst then slowly decrease through 5 pm mst. * other impacts...strong winds may cause blowing dust that can cause reductions in visibility and hazardous driving conditions over short distances. precautionary/preparedness actions... a high wind warning means strong winds are either occurring or imminent which could lead to property damage...reduced visibility in blowing dust...and loss of vehicle control. a high wind warning is issued for sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more.