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.
Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson says the bear was
spotted in the field early this morning climbing a cottonwood tree.
Several deputies were called in to make sure the bear didn't leave,
and officials called in state Division of Wildlife agents.
The bear was tranquilized about three hours after it was first
spotted and taken by wildlife officials to an unidentified area for
Authorities say the male bear was about three years old and
weighed about 200 to 250 pounds.