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South Platte River

(credit: CBS)

Forecasting Lessons Learned After Colorado’s Devastating 2013 Flood

After a devastating weather event like the September 2013 flash flood, a lot of time is spent evaluating the performance of agencies directly involved with getting information to the public, such as the National Weather Service.

09/12/2014

An irrigation canal in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Weld County Farmers Recovering From Floods Making Good Progress

There’s been some relief for Weld County farmers still suffering from the effects of last fall’s flooding.

09/10/2014

The scene on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Missing 3-Year-Old Dies After Being Found In Platte River

A 3-year-old boy who was pulled out of the South Platte River Saturday afternoon has died.

08/16/2014

The scene on Monday afternoon (credit: CBS)

Kayaking Couple Rescued After Getting Stuck In Platte River

Denver firefighters saved a couple in the South Platte River at Confluence Park Monday afternoon.

07/21/2014

A grass fire burned along Highway 7 near Brighton (credit: Allan Schmidt)

Crews Let Grass Fire Burn Near Highway 7

Smoke billowed up along Highway 7 near Brighton this afternoon after crews allowed a brush fire to keep burning.

07/11/2014

The latest U.S. Drought Outlook, issued June 19, 2014. (credit: Climate Prediction Center)

Half Of Colorado In Some Level Of Drought

State officials say about half of Colorado remains in some level of drought.

06/23/2014

Boulder Creek (credit: CBS)

Flood Alerts Expand Into Weekend

A combination of warm weather and more afternoon thunderstorms will keep snowpack melting and water levels on the rise.

05/29/2014

The Cache La Poudre River on Monday, May 26, 2014.  (credit: CBS)

Worst May Be Yet To Come As Snowmelt Pushes Colorado Rivers Higher

Warm temperatures and the threat for more afternoon thunderstorms are in the forecast.

05/27/2014

Cleanup at a mobile home park in Evans (credit: CBS)

Flood-Damaged Mobile Homes Removed From Evans

Cleanup is underway at two mobile home parks in Evans. They were heavily damaged in last fall’s flooding.

05/16/2014

An image from Copter4 (credit: CBS)

Train Derails Near La Salle In Weld County

Crews have been working on cleaning up after six cars of a train derailed.

05/09/2014

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