Updates From Colorado's Weather Center

Latest Forecast: Mid-July Heat Wave Starts TodayWe've had three days in a row with temperatures at or below normal. That streak ends Wednesday with highs soaring well into the 90s. It's the start of a heat wave that continues through this weekend.
Animas River Fish Dying Due To Low Water Levels, Forest Fire DebrisWildlife officials are asking anglers to voluntarily suspend daytime fishing in the Animas River while fish are struggling to survive in warm, ash-thickened water.
New Life Emerging: Group Helps Plant 1,200 Trees In Burn ScarVolunteers are helping the Colorado State Forest Service planting seedlings to help land from the 2012 High Fire recover from burn scars and protect nearby residents from future flooding.
Heavy Rain Forces Mudslides & Highway ClosureHeavy rain flooded the Junkins Fire burn scar south of Canon City on Sunday.
Lake Christine Fire Suspects Surrender To Deputies; Face Arson ChargesEagle County sheriff's deputies say the two people accused of starting the Lake Christine Fire are now in custody.
Temporary Doppler Fills 'Radar Hole' Near 416 Fire In ColoradoMeteorologists have a new tool this summer for tracking monsoon showers and thunderstorms in southwest Colorado.
Specially Trained Firefighters Come To Aid When There's TroubleWhen a wildfire sparks in Colorado, fire crews go to work; saving homes and sometimes lives, putting their own lives on the line.
Burn Scars Bring New Life To Forests Destroyed By FireSome 200,00 acres of Colorado forest have already burned this summer. The grim news has many of us who enjoy the backcountry wondering what those lands will look like in the future.
Durango & Silverton Railroad Resumes Trips As Wildfire Settles DownFive weeks after closing due to the 416 Fire, the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad has resumed its daily trips.
Spring Fire Suspect Jesper Joergensen Faces 141 Counts Of ArsonJesper Joergensen, the man accused of starting the Spring Fire, was informed in court that he faces 141 counts of arson.
Train's First Post-Fire Trip Halted By Rain, Wildfire DebrisA rainstorm Wednesday swept debris from a charred hillside in Costilla County, interrupting the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad's first trip over La Veta pass since a wildfire closed the area in late June. 
Food Truck Operator Devises Solar-Powered Ice Chest Air Cooling SystemThe operators of a food truck discovered a way to cope with the way above average temps that have been making it feel like an oven inside.