Snowpack http://kunc.org en Water Board Sets Allotment For Northern Colorado Farmers, Cities http://kunc.org/post/water-board-sets-allotment-northern-colorado-farmers-cities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Northern Colorado farmers and municipalities will see a bump from last fall in how much supplemental water they receive from the Colorado-Big Thompson Project, which pulls Western Slope water to the Front Range.</span></p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:20:41 +0000 Luke Runyon 55381 at http://kunc.org Water Board Sets Allotment For Northern Colorado Farmers, Cities Fewer Colorado Cities Adding Watering Restrictions In 2014 http://kunc.org/post/fewer-colorado-cities-adding-watering-restrictions-2014 <p>Plentiful mountain snowpack means little to no mandatory watering restrictions across Northern Colorado and Denver for the 2014 summer.</p><p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel & Grace Hood 55004 at http://kunc.org Fewer Colorado Cities Adding Watering Restrictions In 2014 Flash Flood Risk High in Boulder, Larimer County From Spring Runoff http://kunc.org/post/flash-flood-risk-high-boulder-larimer-county-spring-runoff <p></p><p>A combination of higher than average snowpack and saturated ground from the September 2013 flood has raised the risk of spring runoff flooding in the Saint Vrain, and Boulder Creek, Big Thompson and the upper Cache La Poudre River drainages. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:03:43 +0000 Jackie Fortier 54920 at http://kunc.org Flash Flood Risk High in Boulder, Larimer County From Spring Runoff Colorado Ag Braces For A Post-Flood Irrigation Season http://kunc.org/post/colorado-ag-braces-post-flood-irrigation-season <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When September’s flood waters came down the Front Range foothills, it unleashed tremendous pressure on an aging irrigation infrastructure, some of which dated back to the late </span>1800s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. As the weather warms, it’ll be a race to mend the damaged or destroyed ditches before the snow starts to melt.</span></p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 54618 at http://kunc.org Colorado Ag Braces For A Post-Flood Irrigation Season Colorado Snowpack Healthy - But Southern Basins Need To Catch Up http://kunc.org/post/colorado-snowpack-healthy-southern-basins-need-catch <p>Snowpack levels in most of Colorado are above average for the first time in three years – but that’s not the case across all parts of the state.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:33:09 +0000 Erin OToole 54283 at http://kunc.org Colorado Snowpack Healthy - But Southern Basins Need To Catch Up