Strong winds rock Pueblo County |

Strong winds rock Pueblo County

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) – Strong winds are whipping across southwestern Pueblo County at speeds above 70 mph.

A spokesman from the National Weather Service says a gust of 74 mph was recorded near Colorado City at 1 p.m. Monday. Alamosa and Wetmore have each recorded gusts over 60 mph.

The weather service says winds are blowing around 35 mph to 55 mph, and a high wind warning for the area is in effect until midnight.

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office says they have not received an immediate reports of serious damage from the wind.