Flooding

10:23am

Sun September 15, 2013
Colorado Flood

Death Toll Likely To Rise In Colorado Flooding, Officials Say

Originally published on Sun September 15, 2013 11:51 am

A woman walks past Boulder Creek, whose swollen waters have receded a bit after intense rain that fell for days has abated, in Boulder, Colo., Sunday.
Brennan Linsley AP

The floods that have repeatedly inundated large parts of central and northeastern Colorado since Wednesday likely killed more than the four people who have been confirmed dead, officials say. The search for victims has taken second priority to rescue and relief operations, as agencies rush to help people who remain at risk. President Obama has declared a major disaster in the area.

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8:12am

Sun September 15, 2013
Colorado Flood

Rescue And Recovery Continues Across Soaked Colorado

During a senior leader flight hosted by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and carrying members of Congress, a Colorado Army National Guard crew lands to evacuate a citizen stranded by severe highway destruction, Sept. 14.
U.S. Air National Guard photo by Capt. Darin Overstreet/RELEASED

6:00am

Sun September 15, 2013

8:25am

Sat September 14, 2013
Colorado Flood

Colorado Gets Brief Break From Flood Warnings; Rain Is Forecast

Originally published on Sat September 14, 2013 2:17 pm

Samantha Kinzig of Longmont, Colo., and her daughter Isabel, 5, took a close look at a damaged bridge in Longmont Friday. Heavy rains that fueled widespread flooding in numerous Colorado towns have eased, but forecasters predict more on Saturday and Sunday.
Marc Piscotty Getty Images

The rains that brought severe flooding to parts of northern and central Colorado have eased, allowing people a chance to regroup before more rain comes, possibly as soon as Saturday afternoon. Thousands of residents have been displaced by the flooding, from Fort Collins in the north to Colorado Springs in the south, since waters hit dangerous levels Wednesday.

The floods have been blamed for four deaths, as the Two-Way reported Friday.

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6:05am

Sat September 14, 2013
Colorado Flood

Flooding Aftermath Brings Recovery Across The Front Range

Residents get a look at receding waters in Boulder, Sept. 13.
Dan Greenwood KUNC

For a second day flood waters, goaded by heavy rains, impacted large swaths of the Front Range. When skies finally broke, many were stranded, hundreds were in need of rescue and four lives were lost statewide.

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