The biggest concern for this afternoon/evening will be frigid temperatures. Highs will only max in the teens and 20s with breezy conditions and wind chills in the single digits. Throughout the afternoon, a few light snow showers are possible. Any accumulations should stay under 1" and is not a big concern. Additional snow is possible this weekend...head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
According to the National Weather Service, there were seven reports of tornadoes in a stretch from southeast Elbert County into Lincoln County. There were also three reports of tornadoes in Cheyenne County, and another one in western Baca County.
Law enforcement officials in Lincoln County say there are reports of a van trailer overturned, large tree branches snapped, a roof torn off a shed, and damage to a barn. Several power poles were knocked down. It is unclear at this time how many people are still without power.
Two foot hail drifts were also reported in Lincoln County.
No other damage reports have been released.
Stay with 11 News Storm Team for the latest on severe weather.
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