The biggest concern for this evening will be frigid temperatures. Temperatures will fall through the teens and single digits tonight and with breezy conditions... wind chills will be in the single digits to below zero. Weekend temperatures will be over 20 degrees below average and additional snow is possible both Saturday and Sunday...head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
A small grass fire started Saturday afternoon east of Colorado Springs near Highway 94 and South Franceville Coal Mine Road.
An El Paso County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson said flames were spotted in a creek bed behind the Isaak Walton Range west of Schriever Air Force Base.
El Paso County deputies were initially called to the scene to assist with evacuations if necessary. At about 4:45 p.m. Lt. Jeff Kramer told 11 News that the fire was in the mop-up phase, and law enforcement had cleared the scene.
About three to five acres burned.
There are no reports of damage to any buildings in the area.
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