A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect this afternoon for most of Southern Colorado. Daytime heating and moisture will combine with a disturbance moving through Colorado to develop numerous thunderstorms. Any one of them will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain. Burn scars and areas that have seen recent heavy rain will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. This FLASH FLOOD WATCH will remain in effect through 6pm Wednesday. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat closely for you the next two days.
Spiritual leaders are reminding worshippers cross the state to pray for world peace as the U.S. led war in Iraq continues. Sermons were filled with themes of reconciliation and hope for peace, especially in the Middle East.
Many Christians are observing Lent, the 40 days before Easter. About 200 people gathered at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in downtown Denver. They listened to Bible readings and solemnly took Communion during an early morning mass.
Rabbis said many Jews were worried about what will happen to Israel as a result of the war. Some leaders chose not to address the war specifically.