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Warning for the Wasatch Front: The windstorm is not over yet

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High wind warning (Graphic: KUTV)

It's been a literal whirlwind of a day on Tuesday for those impacted by high winds, some as high as 112 mph, on the Wasatch Front — but the storm isn't over yet.

Residents of Davis County should be most concerned about wind on Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, says 2News meteorologist Chase Thomason. Winds in that area could blow up to 75 mph.

In Salt Lake and Weber County, wind speeds of up to 60 mph are projected. (Click here to view photo gallery.)

If you live in Davis County, you're asked to wait to clean up wind damage and tow green waste to the landfill, as more damage and debris are possible.

"We are expecting wind gusts of up to 70 mph tonight, so please stay indoors and remain safe!" Centerville Police stated in a tweet. "After the wind subsides tomorrow, cleanup can begin."

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Collections points for green waste in Centerville will open at noon on Wednesday, "or earlier if possible," according to Centerville PD.

Residents are asked not to put out trash cans because those can blow away, and trash will not be collected on Wednesday. The same goes for Salt Lake County.

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The Davis School District has not announced whether classes will be canceled on Wednesday, but notifications will be made in the morning. Salt Lake City School District has canceled Wednesday's classes.

More tips to continue to safely "weather the storm":

  • Stay home to avoid blowing debris and live or damaged power lines
  • Report power outages directly to Rocky Mountain Power at 1-877-508-5088. Don't call 911 to report a power outage.
  • Power may be out for some time, at least until Wednesday, according to RMP. Furnaces and air conditioning units will not work, and alternate heating and cooling sources should be used with caution. Do not use portable heaters that consume oxygen or produce carbon monoxide
  • Non-operational traffic signals: Treat these intersections and four-way stops and be courteous to fellow drivers
  • Identify people with special needs in your area (like those who need oxygen tanks) and assist them if you can, or help them contact authorities

Mayors of Centerville and Salt Lake City have declared states of emergency to access disaster resources. Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson is assessing damage before deciding whether a county-wide emergency will be declared.

Davis County's emergency manager will speak about damage and precautions on 2News at 10 p.m., which can be streamed online here.

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