Rainfall http://kunc.org en Flooding Rains Wreak Havoc On State Highways, Interstates http://kunc.org/post/flooding-rains-wreak-havoc-state-highways-interstates <p>Numerous closures of highways continue in areas of Denver and portions of Northern Colorado due to flooding, rock and mudslides. <strong>[Updated 5:55 p.m.]</strong></p><p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 15:46:23 +0000 Nathan Heffel 49564 at http://kunc.org Flooding Rains Wreak Havoc On State Highways, Interstates As Southwest Finally Cools, Southeast Gets Drenched http://kunc.org/post/southwest-finally-cools-southeast-gets-drenched The good news from the <a href="http://www.weather.gov/" target="_blank">National Weather Service</a>:<p><blockquote><p>"The Western U.S. will begin to cool on Wednesday after several days of record-high temperatures. Temperatures will still be hot in many locations, but will be closer to normal for this time of year."<p></blockquote><p>The not-so-good news if you're in the Southeast and have outdoor plans on Independence Day:<p><blockquote><p>"Much of the Eastern U.S will also experience near-average temperatures on Wednesday, but will have a chance of rain. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 14:32:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 46655 at http://kunc.org As Southwest Finally Cools, Southeast Gets Drenched Rain Likely To Cause Mudslides In High Park Burn Zone http://kunc.org/post/rain-likely-cause-mudslides-high-park-burn-zone <p>Heavy rains in northern Colorado are reportedly creating small mudslides on the road that runs through the Poudre Canyon. Wed, 29 May 2013 18:06:49 +0000 Erin OToole 45008 at http://kunc.org Rain Likely To Cause Mudslides In High Park Burn Zone Despite The Rain, USDA Predicts Smaller Corn Harvest http://kunc.org/post/despite-rain-usda-predicts-smaller-corn-harvest <p>The US Department of Agriculture has slightly lowered its forecast for the nation’s drought damaged corn crop, from 123 bushels per acre last month to 122.8 bushels.</p><p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 19:39:42 +0000 Nathan Heffel 33549 at http://kunc.org Despite The Rain, USDA Predicts Smaller Corn Harvest Bountiful Water Supply for Much of Colorado This Year http://kunc.org/post/bountiful-water-supply-much-colorado-year <p>Federal climate scientists say the next three months will be tough for drought-plagued Texas and some neighboring states, including Colorado. Tue, 20 Sep 2011 18:41:14 +0000 Erin OToole 14801 at http://kunc.org Bountiful Water Supply for Much of Colorado This Year