Flash flood watches and warnings posted Thursday afternoon along the Front Range, the foothills and parts of the Denver area as severe thunderstorms rumbled through the area. On Thursday afternoon Greeley was pounded by about 3 to 4 inches of rain in about an hour’s time, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder.Is there a flash flood warning in Franktown Colorado?
A flash flood warning is also in place for Franktown until 9:15 p.m., and another warning expired for Clear Creek County at 8:15 p.m. Interstate 70 remains closed Wednesday through Glenwood Canyon after it was shut down again Tuesday evening because of five mudslides and flash flooding from the Grizzly Creek Fire burn scar.Is Grand Junction in danger of a flash flood?
The National Weather Service office in Grand Junction said “multiple rounds of rainfall” are possible and that there is “increased flash flood potential” for burn scars and slot canyons. Glenwood Canyon was closed multiple times in July and August because of mudslides in burn scars that covered and damaged Interstate 70.Did you see a flash flood in Greeley Thursday afternoon?
A small and slow-moving storm dumped heavy rain on Greeley early on Thursday afternoon, prompting a Flash Flood Warning from the National Weather Service until 3:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service (NWS) reported 4.40" of rain in Greeley in less than two hours.