Wild Weather Rocks the Region

Monday's severe weather brought sky watchers and storm chasers to southeast Colorado. In the afternoon, Kiowa coun

Rural Northern Bent County, photo credit: Marty Canfield

ty put out a weather alert that there was a confirmed tornado near Chivington, Colorado. Later, heavy rains caused problems on Highway 96. And even later in the evening, Bent County spotters reported funnel clouds hovering North of Highway 194. A tornado warning was issued for Bent county and the storm moved east toward Hasty. Severe weather is expected at least a few more times this week. ~Anne Boswell, News Director, anne@25-7media.com

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