A FLASH FLOOD WATCH remains in effect for all of southern Colorado throughout our evening and overnight on Tuesday. Storms will continue to be an issue, capable of producing heavy rain with very slow movement. Storms look to mainly favor north and east of areas like Colorado Springs and the Waldo Canyon area, but storms cannot be ruled out still in this area. The 11 Breaking Weather team will be monitoring conditions closely. This Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 6pm Wednesday, where another day of thunderstorms is possible. Head to the KKTV 11 Weather Tab for more information on the forecast for Wednesday and beyond.
Experts predict holiday sales in the state should be up from last year but not by much.
They predict consumer confidence will push the sales up by 3 percent over last year.
The Colorado Retail Council also adds the state will start its economic recovery later than the nation.
A 5.7 percent increase in holiday sales is expected nationwide during the November-December shopping period.