Cache la Poudre River
Rescue crews pulled an unconscious woman from the Cache La Poudre River on Wednesday.
The threat of flooding is not over for people living in Weld and Larimer Counties.
The flooding at Island Grove Park in Greeley only tells part of the story. The Cache La Poudre River is over its banks in several places, and as temperatures rise and more snow melts, flooding is increasing in Larimer and Weld counties.
Water levels near Greeley are expected to recede and drop below flood stage over the coming days.
A breach along the Cache la Poudre River sent rushing flood waters into Greeley on Monday and prompted voluntary evacuations into the evening.
Some Greeley residents have been told to evacuate because of high water along the Poudre River.
A combination of warm weather and more afternoon thunderstorms will keep snowpack melting and water levels on the rise.
The Poudre River near Greeley was at nearly 9 feet, above the 8-foot flood stage, Wednesday morning, but receding.
Warm temperatures and the threat for more afternoon thunderstorms are in the forecast.
The identities of a teenage boy and his uncle who died after being swept away in the Cache La Poudre River west of Fort Collins on Monday have been released.