A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect at NOON and last through MIDNIGHT from most of Southern Colorado. Scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain once again. Burn scars and areas that saw heavy rain yesterday will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
But some officials with the 148th say the unit could eventually
move to other Army bases including Fort Carson, Colorado, or Fort
The majority of the 100-plus member company were ordered last
week to relocate to Fort Hood. The troops will assume duties of U-S
Army personnel deployed overseas.
The 148th trains with U-H-1 helicopters to perform medical
The duration of the deployment is unknown.
Over 4,500 Fort Carson Troops have already received deployment orders.