Small stream flood advisory issued for Larimer County

UPDATE: … The small stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m.
for southeastern Larimer County…

At 6:10 p.m. trained weather spotters reported small stream flooding occurring west of Stove Prairie in the High Park burn area. Up to one inch of rain has fallen from the Stove Prairie area to the southwest corner of the burn area from thunderstorms over the last two hours. Another thunderstorm was moving across the southern part of the burn area and may cause additional minor flooding.


The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a small stream Flood Advisory for central Larimer County in north central Colorado until 8 p.m. on July 13.

At 5:05 p.m. Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms moving toward the northeast across the High Park burn area. This will cause small stream flooding in the advisory area. The storms are mainly expected to move across the Stove Prairie area and the lower Poudre Canyon.

Some locations that will experience minor flooding include Buckhorn Mountain, Poudre Park and Mishawaka.

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