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.
Officials say at least five attackers were killed in the battle.
In a brief statement, U.S. Central Command said the American
soldiers were accompanied by troops of the Afghan National Army
when they were attacked by ``anti-coalition militia.''
The Americans were not identified by name or military unit.
Because of the location, the fighting did not appear to be
directly related to reports that a senior member of the al-Qaida
terrorist network, possibly Ayman al-Zawahri, had been cornered by Pakistani forces near the