Rushing water from the South Platte River has inundated homes, businesses and large swaths of land on the Eastern Plains of Colorado. In Evans, Colo. It’s also swamped one of two water treatment plants.
Rain ground recovery efforts from days of massive flooding across Colorado to a halt Sunday. Helicopters were prevented from conducting additional search and rescue efforts in Boulder and Larimer counties.
Thursday brought flooding that while not unprecedented, was highly widespread across the Front Range. What started with some playful behavior in Boulder, quickly escalated to evacuations, property loss and by the end of Thursday three lives lost.
UPDATE 3:15pm - Stage 6 is complete and CDOT has opened all roads. No more race closures for Saturday 8/24. - The USA Pro Challenge comes to Northern Colorado for the first time and with it road closures. To help you plan accordingly here's the list of closures and times.