A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect on Tuesday 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. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Monday reported five new human cases of West Nile Virus.
That brings the state's total to 41 this year.
The new cases are from Weld, Douglas, Boulder and Larimer
Cindy Parmenter is communications director for the state health
department and says she expects blood test results to continue
arriving through mid or late September.
Two of the most serious cases so far this year have been found
in Larimer County -- where a 62-year-old woman developed
encephalitis and a 61-year-old woman was paralyzed in her lower