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.
It appears you'll be digging a little deeper in your wallet once the weather gets cold.
Colorado Springs Utilities will likely raise residential rates for natural gas by 9 to 13 percent this fall.
Users can expect to pay up to $23 more per month in the second straight year of rate hikes.
Utility officials say natural gas wholesale prices are rising consistently and expect prices to remain high for the next 4 to 6 years.