Locally heavy rain will remain possible overnight, with any showers and storms. Areas likely to see additional heavy rain will likely be east of I-25 and along HWY 50 from Canon City eastward. Remember, a Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 6pm Wednesday, where another day of thunderstorms is possible. Head to the KKTV 11 Weather Tab for more information on the forecast for Wednesday and beyond.
Authorities say a Fort Carson soldier who drowned in the Euphrates River northwest of Baghdad has been identified as 19-year-old Private Benjamin L. Freeman of Valdosta, Georgia.
Freeman was assigned to K Troop, Third Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry Regiment based at Fort Carson.
Military officials say he had been reported missing about 20 minutes before he was found Monday floating near Haditha Dam.
Soldiers used a rope to lower a captain to the water and retrieve his body, but medics were unable to revive him.