Rain and thunderstorms will continue this afternoon across S Colorado... 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 evening... head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
Training at Fort Carson with rocket launchers prompted calls from residents asking the source of the noise.
Residents in Security-Widefield reported hearing multiple booms and explosions.
The noise was due to training using the M.L.R.S. multiple launch rocket system. The vehicles can fire 12 surface to surface rockets in less than a minute.
Fort Carson says National Guard Troops are training with the M.L.R.S. through the weekend.
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