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.
The director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons wants to build 24 new cells at the Supermax prison in Florence to house convicted terrorists.
Some terrorists have already been moved to the facility since
the September Eleventh terrorist attacks.
Convicted ``Unabomber'' Ted Kaczynski and Ramzi Yousef, who masterminded the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, were both sent there.
Prisons director Harley Lappin is requesting 23 million
dollars from Congress to build 24 new super-secure cells.
New York attorney Bernard Kleinman represents Yousef. He says
Colorado's Supermax facility has become the prison of choice for
Billed as having a capacity of 490, Supermax held 389 prisoners