Updates From Colorado's Weather Center

East Plum Fire Burning Near Larkspur 50% ContainedFirefighters are making progress on a small wildfire burning in a heavily wooded area near Larkspur.
Colorado Weather: Hot And Dry Again, Although A Touch Cooler On Eastern PlainsThere are signs that Colorado could experience a pretty significant cool down early next week.
Wild Weather: Colorado Town Sets Record Low And High Less Than 12 Hours ApartThe same thing happened three days in a row in late August 2002.
Blue-Green Algae Forces Cherry Creek Reservoir Swim Beach To CloseThe natural algal blooms may be harmful to dogs and humans. 
Drone Disrupts Firefighting Efforts On East Plum FireFirefighters battling the East Plum Fire near Larkspur say a drone interfered with the effort to put it out.
DMV Cut Off Drivers Friday Afternoon Due To Hot WeatherTo maintain a safe capacity inside and reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19, people are required to wait outside.
Tornado Spotted In Julesburg, No Damage ReportedTornadoes swirled through Northeastern Colorado with one in Julesburg captured on video.
Drought Conditions Continue To Get Worse Across ColoradoA large part of the Denver metro area is considered to be moderate drought.
Streeter Fire Burns Unchecked In Moffat CountyThe Streeter Fire burning in Moffat County has charred more than 1,600 acres. There is zero containment.
WATCH: Colorado Farmer And Son Ride Alongside Surprise Landspout TornadoThe tornado touched down less than a mile from where the two were cutting wheat on Wednesday.
Colorado Weather: Continued Hot With Record Temps Possible This WeekendThe weather pattern seems to be stuck right now with very little change over the next 5-10 days.
YMCA Fire Burns Unchecked Southwest Of Canon CityThe YMCA Fire burning on Bureau of Land Management lands southwest of Canon City was burning unchecked on Wednesday night. The fire had burned more than 100 acres.
Deer Creek Canyon Park In Jefferson County Reopens After Twin Elk Fire ExtinguishedDeer Creek Canyon Park in Jefferson County reopened Wednesday afternoon after it was closed earlier in the day because of a new wildfire.
I-70 Reopens After Closure Due To Fire Near Hanging Lake In Glenwood CanyonInterstate 70 reopened in Glenwood Canyon on Wednesday afternoon after both directions were closed due to a fire.
Open Burn Bans Implemented In Recreation Areas As Hot, Dry Conditions Continue In ColoradoOur hot weather and dry conditions are creating extreme fire danger for much of Colorado. Many areas have implemented open burning bans like Arapahoe, Jefferson and Douglas counties.
Streeter Fire In Moffat County Burns More Than 1,000 AcresFirefighters are battling the are battling the Streeter Fire burning on private and federal lands in Moffat County.
Colorado Heat Burst Pushes Overnight Temp To Near 90 Degrees On Northeast PlainsAt least two weather stations in Yuma County recorded the rare weather phenomenon.
Comet NEOWISE Spotted Over Colorado Wednesday, Still Visible Before Sunrise This WeekColorado's dry weather is making it easy to spot comet NEOWISE.
Colorado Weather: Continued Hot With Only Stray Storms To Offer Heat ReliefOn the western side of the state it is bone dry and it will stay that way.
Human Caused Fires A Big Concern For Wildfire Managers In Colorado Amid Dry ConditionsWith extreme heat expected to last through the week across the state, those monitoring fire danger are bracing for new starts.