A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect this afternoon for most of Southern Colorado. Daytime heating and moisture will combine with a disturbance moving through Colorado to develop numerous thunderstorms. Any one of them will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain. Burn scars and areas that have seen recent heavy rain will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. This FLASH FLOOD WATCH will remain in effect through 6pm Wednesday. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat closely for you the next two days.
Faced with excess surcharges because of the ongoing drought, some dairies and other large food processors are installing new equipment and implementing measures to conserve water.
Conservationists warn that the higher costs incurred by drought surcharges could trickle down to consumers unless more companies
Sinton Dairy Foods here in Colorado Springs is hoping a new $8 million dollar plant will help it save one million gallons of water a month. The company hopes to save between two and three thousand dollars a
month as a result.