• Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer

    High winds blow at Jim Hamm Park Tuesday afternoon. To view more photos visit timescall.com.

  • Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer

    A tree lies across Grant Street, at Longs Peak Avenue, Tuesday afternoon.



High winds across the area caused the majority of Tuesday’s prep schedule to be cancelled, and teams are working on reschedule those contests as quickly as possible.

Gusts as h igh as 80 mph battered the area on Tuesday afternoon, downing power lines and trees and causing power outages and road blockages. Power was knocked out at Everly-Montgomery Stadium on the Longmont High School campus, causing the cancellation of the Trojans’ soccer match with Niwot High.

Several games have already been rescheduled. Here are the new times and dates for varsity games postponed that have been submitted to BoCoPreps.com:

Longmont at Niwot girls soccer, Wednesday, 4 p.m.

Skyline at Niwot baseball, Wednesday, 4 p.m.

Fairview at Broomfield girls soccer, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Silver Creek at Centaurus girls soccer, Saturday, TBD

Coaches and scorekeepers: send schedule changes to results@www.bocopreps.com.