DENVER (KDVR) — FOX31 Meteorologist Jessica Lebel has issued a Pinpoint Weather Alert for Saturday as winds could reach up to 80 mph along the Front Range.
UPDATE: A compilation of pictures around the Denver Metro area show the extent of damage the storm caused.
Here are the latest updates and photos on what we’re seeing across Colorado:
This photo was submitted from Aurora. The top of a pine tree was completely blown off from the wind.
Denver Fire said they responded to a report of a person pinned by a tree at 2700 block of South Quitman.
We’re seeing more damage to cars in the Highlands in Denver.
Meteorologist Jessica Lebel is extending the Pinpoint Weather Alert until 10:30 p.m. The storms have moved out, but winds are still strong on the eastern plains and there is still a lot of clean up and damage around town.
Berthoud Fire says they had to make a dive rescue today at Carter Lake.
More damage in South Denver.
The owner of Azucar Bakery spoke with FOX31’s Nicole Fierro about a scary incident, where a billboard was taken down by wind and crushed cars and the business next door.
Xcel says there are about 79,000 people in the Denver metro area that do not have power.
FOX31’s Evan Kruegel took this video at Milan Place and Golden Court. A tree had fallen into a house.
This photo was submitted by a viewer and was taken near Iliff and Xanadu in Aurora. Again, if your cars are on the street, make sure they’re far from trees!
Wind so strong that it took down a billboard. Luckily, initial reports say no one has been hurt.
Trees all around Colorado are being uprooted due to the strong winds. This was taken in Littleton.
More fallen trees in Aurora – Use caution!
Power lines down at South Estes Street between West Dartmouth and West Yale in Lakewood.
Brighton, Colo. seeing some dark skies!
A crazy photo captured by one of our viewers, Patrick, in Littleton. More tree damage.
South Metro Fire Rescue is assisting residents with damage from thunderstorms that came through the area earlier.
Aurora is also receiving several reports of trees down. Drive with caution!
More trees being uprooted – this one submitted by a viewer in Littleton, Colo.
Yes. This really did happen minutes ago in Foxfield, Colo.
A viewer submitted this video as storms continue.
Centennial seeing some wind and storm damage as well.
Wind so strong that trees are being uprooted. A viewer submitted this from Highlands Ranch.
WHOA! FOX31’s Greg Nieto snapped this photo near 42nd Avenue and Tennyson Street.
Keep an eye out on your cars if you’re parked on the street! This was taken on Pearl Street between Alameda and Ellsworth.
More outages around Denver – check out the reported outages from Xcel Energy.
FOX31’s Evan Kruegel captured these photos at 35th Avenue and Vallejo Street. Additionally, it looks like some folks are without power in North Denver.
DPD advising drivers to be safe – Several reports of debris in roadways around Denver.
Wind has caused a tree to fall at 4th Avenue and Holly Street in Denver.
If you’re traveling today – flight delays may be possible. DIA says check with your airline!
Denver’s RiNo District seeing heavy rain.
3: 36 p.m.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for the Front Range.
Take a look at some of the strongest wind gusts we’ve seen thus far!