Our next storm arrives Sunday... cloudier morning skies and scattered showers make way for more widespread rain by the afternoon... snow for the higher elevations and mountains. Sunday evening into Monday morning offers the best window for locally heavy rain and snow. The mountains will see significant snow. Rain and snow chances continue into Monday as the system exits Monday night... head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed three executive orders to declare disaster emergencies related to three fires burning in Colorado.
The orders authorize a combined $10.15 million to help pay for firefighting and other costs.
The following monies will be distributed to these fires for fire suppression, response and recovery efforts:
Black Forest Fire, El Paso County, $5.5 million
Royal Gorge Fire, Fremont County, $4.5 million
Klikus Fire, Huerfano County, $150,000
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