Unclear computer weather models made it difficult to predict the location and magnitude of heavy rains during Colorado’s deadly September storms, the National Weather Service said.
Last September hundreds of people got trapped in their small communities and had to be rescued when flood waters destroyed all the roads. They were airlifted to safety in Black Hawk helicopters.
A shortage of rental housing has been a huge problem for people displaced by last September’s floods, but help is on the way.
Nine months after fleeing last fall’s historic floods, a Glen Haven family in this small mountain hamlet is returning home.
Water levels near Greeley are expected to recede and drop below flood stage over the coming days.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is currently inspecting and rating bridge conditions across the state following last September’s flooding.
The town of Lyons was one of the hardest hit when last fall’s devastating flooding ripped through several communities along the Front Range. Among the losses was the town’s fire station, and they’re working to rebuild by hitting the street.
As severe weather heads to the foothills people in Boulder are worried about flooding. One area of concern is the Boulder Creek.
Temperatures across Colorado’s Front Range are starting to warm up, and the resulting snowmelt is causing problems for a Boulder family.
Record flooding last fall washed away Sal Coppolecchia’s home in Lyons, forcing him to cut back on expenses as he figures out how to rebuild.