Colorado

7:50pm

Sat June 23, 2012

2:29pm

Sat June 23, 2012
Wildfires

Estes Park Fire: 100% Containment Expected By Sunday Night

High resolution version of the picture originally posted to Twitter on June 23rd.
T. Alan Hill Used with permission

Crews worked to fight a fire in Estes Park on Saturday afternoon. The fire was near the Beaver Meadows entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park.

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10:33am

Fri June 22, 2012

9:53am

Thu June 21, 2012
Wildfires

High Park Fire: 68,200 Acres, Optimism About Additional Containment

NOTE: Maps represent approximate information.
U.S. Forest Service

Currently at 68,200 acres, the High Park Fire continues to burn west of west of Fort Collins. Containment remains at 55%, but fire officials are optimistic about additional containment by the end of day.

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6:00am

Thu June 21, 2012
Fire Restrictions

Fire Restrictions Tighten as Extreme Fire Danger Continues

Campfires aren't permitted under Stage II fire restrictions
Dawn Huczek Creative Commons/Flickr

Amid high fire danger and continued hot, dry weather, some Colorado communities are enhancing their fire restrictions this week.

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