Weather Alert Details

Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below 7500 Ft

Significant Weather Advisory until 11:30PM MDT WED Issued August, 21 2019 at 10:59 PM - US/Mountain expires August, 21 2019 at 11:30 PM - US/Mountain ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY UNTIL 1130 PM MDT... AT 1058 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SIMLA TO 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF YODER. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH. PENNY SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. THESE STORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF EAST CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE. &&