Gusty wind, low relative humidities, warm temperatures, and dry fuels will all combine to produce high fire danger this afternoon and early evening. Red Flag Warning goes into effect at Noon and lasts until 8pm. Please, no outdoor burning or use of flammable materials. Head to the "Weather" Tab for more information on the forecast.
Major roads heading east of the Springs were closed Tuesday after the third winter storm in a week pounded parts of Southern Colorado.
Highway 94 from Yoder Road to Punkin Center and Highway 24 from Woodmen to Limon were reopened Wednesday morning.
As of 7:15 a.m., these are the major closures in the state of Colorado, according to CDOT:
• SH 71 between Limon and Last Chance (mile markers 102-138)
• SH 86 between Kiowa and I-70 (mile markers 23-59)
You can check for road closures or school delays/closures by clicking here.
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