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High Wind Warning

Areas Affected: Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County; South Laramie Range Foothills

NWS Cheyenne (Southeastern Wyoming and Western Nebraska)

...STRONG WINDS WILL IMPACT THE WIND-PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...Through late tonight.

* WHERE...Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County, and South Laramie Range Foothills including Bordeaux, Federal and Horse Creek.

* WINDS...West sustained 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph.

* IMPACTS...Mainly to transportation. Strong cross winds will result in an enhanced blow over risk to lightweight and high profile vehicles, including camping trailers. Motorists on Interstate 80 between mile markers 345 and 358, and Interstate 25 between Chugwater and Wheatland should be extra cautious.

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.


High Wind Warning

Areas Affected: South Laramie Range

NWS Cheyenne (Southeastern Wyoming and Western Nebraska)

...STRONG WINDS WILL IMPACT THE WIND-PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...Through late tonight.

* WHERE...South Laramie Range including the Interstate 80 Summit, Vedauwoo and Buford.

* WINDS...West sustained 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph.

* IMPACTS...Mainly to transportation. Strong cross winds will result in an enhanced blow over risk to lightweight and high profile vehicles, including camping trailers. Motorists on Interstate 80 between mile markers 320 and 345 should be extra cautious.

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.


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