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Severe Weather Awareness Week: Understanding Watches & Warnings

Ensure you and your family are weather ready before storm season ramps up across Colorado.

04/13/2015

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Crews Training For Wildfires Say They Need To Work On Communication

Agencies throughout the state are getting ready for the wildfire season and on Saturday fire crews trained for a wildfire at Chatfield Reservoir where they said they need to work on communication.

04/12/2015

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Wildfire Danger High For 3rd Straight Day In Colorado

The wildfire danger is high for the third straight day in much of eastern Colorado on Wednesday because of strong winds and low humidity.

04/08/2015

The controlled burn in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Crews Perform Controlled Burns On Front Range

Copter4 flew over a controlled burn in Weld County on Monday just north of Erie.

04/06/2015

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From Record Snow To Little Snow, Fire Danger Is Rising Across Colorado

The recent warm and dry weather has sparked several grass fires on Colorado’s eastern plains in recent weeks.

03/23/2015

A brush fire near Deer Trail in Elbert County on Sunday (credit: Michael Abeyta)

Heat Breaking Colorado Weather Records, Raising Fire Danger

The heat is breaking more weather records in Colorado and raising the risk of wildfires.

03/16/2015

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Fire Danger To Increase Ahead Of Weekend Storm

Winds will blow from the southwest and could top 40 mph at times.

04/25/2014

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High Fire Danger Plagues Eastern Plains

The fire risk in Colorado is getting higher on the Eastern Plains while a cold front is dampening that risk in some parts of the state brining cooler temperatures, slightly higher humidity and weaker winds.

04/10/2014

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Wildfire Season Outlook Mixed Across Colorado

Many factors will play into this year’s fire season, including drought, winter snow and this summer’s weather pattern.

03/20/2014

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Some Confused By Fire & Fireworks Bans In Larimer County

Red flag fire conditions in Larimer County have prompted county commissioners to vote on a county-wide open fire ban, but with the use and sale of fireworks in parts of the county still legal, some people are confused.

06/25/2013

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