Flash Flood Watch issued July 25 at 4:35AM MDT expiring July 26 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel
Flash Flood Watch issued July 24 at 8:59PM MDT expiring July 26 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt
BAYFIELD, Colo. - More firefighters are being called in to fight a small wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado.
A total of 60 people, including a hot shot crew, were expected to be fighting the KV Fire on Friday. The fire is estimated to be burning on about 10 acres in the San Juan National Forest near Bayfield, between Durango and Pagosa Springs.
The fire isn't threatening any homes, but the Lower Piedra campground has been evacuated as a precaution.
The KV Fire is one of six fires that were started by lightning Wednesday night. Firefighters have been able to contain all of the others.