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.
Experts call it another sign that Colorado's drought may finally be easing.
Fewer black bears have been leaving the foothills to raid residential garbage cans.
The state Division of Wildlife fielded 60 nuisance calls about bears every month last spring and early summer from Colorado Springs residents. That's because the drought dried up grass and other forage for the big animals.
A division spokesman says there have been about 20 calls a month