A storm system will begin to impact Southern Colorado by late Friday morning. Mountain locations will simply see snow, but lower elevations will see rain eventually change to snow by later Friday afternoon. Locations that are higher in elevation will see the heaviest snow, due to them seeing cooler temperatures. So, Teller County, far northwest El Paso County, and the Wet & Sangre de Cristo Mountains will likely see several inches of wet snow. The major cities will see far less amounts and the storm will exit toward early Saturday morning.
No one is displaced after a fire in a Victorian home in downtown Colorado Springs, though it did take more than an hour to get completely under control.
The house, located on 601 N. Cascade, has been converted into five apartment units. Thirteen people were evacuated; all have been allowed back inside except for the ones living in the unit where the fire started. That apartment is located in the basement. Those people will be allowed back in after the investigation is completed. At this time, a cause is currently unknown.
The fire was first reported shortly before 9 a.m. Firefighters left the scene by 10:30 a.m.
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