Balloon Fiesta: Despite weather, balloons lift off Tuesday morning

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Hundreds of balloons lifted off Tuesday morning from Balloon Fiesta Park, but for a time, officials weren’t sure if it would happen due to the weather.

Weather threats are still looming this week. Visitors and participants are hoping for better weather and drier days ahead.

Click on the video above to see Chopper 4’s view of the Balloon Fiesta.