Severe Weather Awareness Week
While tornadoes are extremely dangerous and can be killers, more people die each year in Colorado when the thunder roars.
Tornadoes are costly, but these two acts of nature can cause millions of dollars in damage each year.
A flash flood develops rapidly, sometimes in as little as a few minutes.
The threat of tornadoes increases rapidly during the month of May and lasts through August.
It’s hard to believe that severe weather season is literally around the corner, especially since it was just in the teens and low 20s with snow!
The week of April 23 is Severe Weather Awareness Week and as part of it, CBS4′s Justin McHeffey got a lesson in the role weather balloons play in forecasting.
The National Weather Service will test its warning system across Colorado on Tuesday.