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.
The Department of Defense says a Canon City man was among the soldiers killed during a skirmish Tuesday in Iraq.
Thirty-four-year-old Sergeant Thomas F. Broomhead was on guard at an Iraqi checkpoint when a vehicle approached.
He was killed when the occupants of the vehicle fired on him.
Broomhead was assigned to Second Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry Regiment based at Fort Carson.
The name of a second Fort Carson-based soldier killed Tuesday has not yet been released.
Thirty-six-year-old Major Matthew E. Schram of Wisconsin died in an attack on Monday. He was also based at Fort Carson.