Hazards left behind after last year’s flood could pose new problems this spring.
With the spring thaw in sight many communities hit hard by last September’s floods are worried about a heavier than usual runoff. One of those communities is Glen Haven, located between Estes Park and Fort Collins.
Colorado’s Front Range may not get many wet days this winter if the government’s weather forecasters are correct.
Horsetooth Reservoir west of Fort Collins is expected to be full this week for the first time since 2004, thanks to deep mountain snow and heavy rains.
Denver Water is increasing releases from Dillon Reservoir so the dam can hold more water, but the move also could boost the Blue River above flood stage for a few weeks.
The National Weather Service says rivers in Colorado are running high with snowmelt and rainfall.
State water managers say flooding in Denver from the state’s record snowmelt is unlikely.
Homeowners are working now to prevent problems later along the Poudre and Big Thompson rivers.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) – Swollen rivers fed by huge amounts of snow still waiting to melt off mountaintop has Colorado rafting guides bracing for a season that could be spectacular — or could be […]
A speedy snowmelt is creating dangerous conditions on the Colorado River.