Snowpack

5:29am

Fri December 30, 2011
Co Weather

More Snow Expected in New Year for Colorado's Mountains

Beaver Creek
Sean O'Shaughessy Creative Commons

Snowfall in the Colorado mountains is lagging this season. But forecasters say there’s still plenty of time to catch up.

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12:41pm

Tue September 20, 2011
Water

Bountiful Water Supply for Much of Colorado This Year

CO Water Science Center USGS

Federal climate scientists say the next three months will be tough for drought-plagued Texas and some neighboring states, including Colorado.

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11:45am

Mon June 20, 2011
Flooding

Flooding Risk Down, But Rivers Still High in Colorado

Colorado River Valley
Joe Futrelle Flickr

While the risk of flooding due to this year’s record snowpack has diminished somewhat - state and county emergency officials remain on alert for the possibility of flooding from other sources.

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12:09pm

Tue June 14, 2011
Flooding

So Far, Serious Flooding Averted in Northern Colorado

Colorado River Valley
Joe Futrelle Flickr

Larimer County officials are optimistic that spring runoff from this year’s record snow in parts of the state won’t turn into serious flooding for northern Colorado.

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1:13pm

Tue June 7, 2011
Flooding Threat

Cooler Temps ‘Buys Time’ with Mountain Flooding

Creative Commons

Flooding continues to be a concern even as temperatures that have been in the upper 80s and 90s return to more seasonal highs.

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