A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect at NOON and last through MIDNIGHT from most of Southern Colorado. Scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain once again. Burn scars and areas that saw heavy rain yesterday will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
A hostage situation at the Arizona State Prison Complex-Tucson has ended peacefully.
A male inmate held a female corrections officer hostage in his cell for some six hours before finally surrendering.
The guard was uninjured.
The Department of Corrections says inmate Timothy Monk took guard Laurel Kennedy hostage with a shank made of a razor and plexiglass.
A DOC spokesman says the 34 year old Monk demanded a transfer to Montana in exchange for releasing Kennedy.
Instead, DOC arranged to have Monk transferred to maximum-security housing at the Arizona State Prison-Florence.
Monk is serving a 97-year prison sentence for armed robbery, sexual assault, kidnapping, aggravated assault, sexual abuse and first-degree burglary.