Snow is expected to develop for our Monday afternoon and overnight hours. Bands of heavier snow are possible..and something we will be monitoring throughout the day today. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for far northern El Paso County where ~4" are possible by Tuesday morning. Also ahead, a High Wind Watch for much of southeast Colorado from 4-11am Tuesday morning as wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph. For more info on the forecast this holiday week, head over to the "Weather" tab.
Another soldier from Fort Carson has been killed in Iraq.
The Defense Department says 25-year-old Army Specialist Jared Kubasak was killed by a roadside bomb earlier this week.
Kubasak was from Rocky Mount, Virginia. Neighbors say he visited home as recently as last month to celebrate his birthday.
He was part of the Third Armored Cavalry Regiment, which has lost 67 soldiers in Iraq. In all, 153 troops from The Mountain Post have died in Iraq since the 2003 invasion.