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Apparent tornado leaves destruction in Tulsa; 13 injured

OKLAHOMA CITY – An apparent tornado near midtown Tulsa early Sunday injured more than a dozen people, including two with life-threatening injuries, knocked out power to thousands of customers,...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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‘Typical’ August week of weather ahead

Expect a typical August week of scattered showers and thunderstorms, possible high winds and sunny mornings, according to the National Weather Service in Grand Junction. According to National...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Crop circles in La Plata County?

DATE: July 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Flash flood watch in effect for third day consecutive day

For the third day in a row, a flash flood watch has been issued for western Colorado and eastern Utah, but conditions are expected to dry up for the weekend, according to the National Weather...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Another flash flood watch issued Thursday for western Colorado

Another flash flood watch has been issued for much of western Colorado and eastern Utah as thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected to develop Thursday afternoon and last until the evening....

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Flash flood watch issued for western Colorado, eastern Utah

A flash flood watch is in effect for Durango, as well as most portions of western Colorado and eastern Utah, as slow moving storms could bring heavy rainfall Wednesday afternoon. According to the...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Bureau of Land Management lifts fire restrictions

The Journal The Bureau of Land Management on Friday lifted Stage 1 fire restrictions on BLM-managed lands in Southwest Colorado, saying that recent precipitation and a forecast for rain have...

DATE: July 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Rain is in the forecast, but it’s not the monsoons – yet

It’s going to be a hot and rainy weekend throughout Southwest Colorado, but the monsoons aren’t here yet. According to Jim Pringle, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand...

DATE: July 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Small-stream flood advisory issued for north Durango

The National Weather Service issued a small-stream flood advisory until 7 p.m. Monday for northern Durango and a portion of north-central La Plata County. North Durango received six-tenths of an...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Southeastern Colorado town cleaning up after tornadoes, hail

COLORADO SPRINGS — Residents of a southeastern Colorado town are cleaning up damage caused by tornadoes, strong winds and large hail. The National Weather Service says an EF1 tornado, with winds of...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Pileup during blinding dust on New Mexico highway kills 6

LORDSBURG, N.M. – Six people died in a 25-vehicle pileup caused by a sudden dust storm along an interstate highway in New Mexico where such conditions have caused deadly collisions in the past,...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Heat wave hits Southwestern U.S., including Four Corners

PHOENIX – Airlines canceled flights in Phoenix and doctors urged people to be careful around concrete, playground equipment and vehicle interiors this week as a punishing heat wave threatens to...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News