Increasing clouds and falling temperatures can be expected this afternoon, as a storm system approaches from the west. Rain and snow showers will develop along and west of I-25 by mid-afternoon, gradually spreading to the south and southeast this evening and overnight. The higher terrain west of I-25 will see accumulating snow, heavy, in some cases. Click on the "Weather" tab for specifics.
El Paso County is expected to be the worst place for wildfires this year.
The Forest Service says the county is at risk because many homes and businesses are so close to open fields and wooded areas.
Neighborhoods like University Park, Palmer Park, Pulpit Rock, and the Broadmoor Bluffs area are all expected to be bad this year.
If you want to see if your house is in a fire danger zone or to learn more about reducing the risk around your home, log onto csfd.springsgov.com