Severe Weather

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5 Tornadoes Leave Path Of Destruction In Southeast Colorado

Five tornadoes ripped through southeastern Colorado, leaving several communities to clean up in the aftermath of the unexpected twisters.


Denver plans on replaced and upgraded its tornado warning siren system. (credit: CBS)

Denver Plans Tornado Warning System Upgrade

The City of Denver is upgrading its tornado warning system as severe weather season gets underway in Colorado.


A tornado spotted near Colorado Springs in May, 2011. (credit: Sandy Flores)

Severe Weather Season Is Here, Be Prepared

It’s tough to think about tornadoes and thunderstorms when it’s cold and snowing outside, but the American Red Cross says severe weather season is here and Coloradans need to be ready.


Tim Wieland took this photo in July 2011 from a hill in Denver's Stapleton neighborhood as heavy storms passed across the metro area.

Dave Aguilera Explains Why Monsoon Season Has Been Violent

The violent storm Tuesday night left lingering problems Wednesday morning, including some missing manhole covers along Grant Street in Capitol Hill and some underpasses still had standing water hours after the rain stopped.


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Decision To Turn On Tornado Sirens Not Taken Lightly

Last week the severe storms prompted several cities to activate their tornado sirens, but no tornados were spotted. So viewers asked CBS4 to look into the reasons behind the alarms.


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Cleanup Under Way In Parts Of Metro Area After Storms

Power is back on for thousands of people after monsoon rains swept across the state on Thursday and caused problems in the Denver area.


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Disaster Readiness A Hot Topic In Colorado After Midwest Tornadoes

It’s important to plan for tornadoes and other disasters before they happen.