After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon, though areas in higher elevations could see 1-2". The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Heavy raining the past 24 hours are causing serious damage. Teller County has declared a state of emergency because of all the flooding.
In the Hayman burn area, a part of a road has washed away and chunks of land are giving way.
Teller County Sheriffs deputies say dams and ponds are at dangerous flooding levels. Many residents, like Lizbel Hart, say the past 24 hours have been a whirlwind.
"When I look, I say, oh my gosh, what happened. It was a whole river, a fast moving river."
The Sheriff's Office says deputies are working around the clock to monitor the flooding situation. The county could remain in the emergency state for the next 36 hours.
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