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.
Gas prices in the U.S. are on the rise again.
The national average for a gallon of gas jumped more than 3 and a half cents during the past 3 weeks.
The national average is a $1.68 per gallon.
Since late December, retail prices have climbed more than 17 cents a gallon.
OPEC's decision to cut oil production and cold weather are several factors responsible for the latest price increase.
It's believed prices have peaked and may fall soon.