Tornado touches down in Weld County

Danielle Grant has your latest forecast. 9NEWS @ 4. 6/12/2017

KUSA - A tornado touched down in Weld County on Monday afternoon just after 5 p.m. 

Severe weather is possible for northern Colorado and Wyoming for the rest of Monday afternoon. 

A tornado watch is in place until 8 p.m. for Larimer, Weld, Logan and Washington counties. The NWS says there is a threat for “several strong tornadoes,” up to softball sized hail and wind gusts up to 75 miles per hour.

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Becky Ditchfield is following the storm in Weld County with 9NEWS Meteorologist Cory Reppenhagen. They spotted a rotating wall cloud just southwest of Nunn in Weld County at around 3:20 p.m. 

This comes as temperatures reach close to 90 degrees in Denver – upping the risk for fire danger in western Colorado.

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Ditchfield and Reppenhagen will be providing updates to 9NEWS.com and on social media.

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