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Winds Could Gust to 60 MPH Tuesday – Fire Danger Returns

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High fire danger across eastern Colorado Monday is expected to return Tuesday as winds are predicted to gust as high as 60 miles per hour.

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind watch from Logan to Kiowa counties across northeast and east central Colorado from late Monday night through Tuesday afternoon for northwest winds in the 30 to 40 mph range, with gusts to 60 mph possible, as a cold front drops across the region. Drivers of light and high-profile vehicle will find travel difficult.