The Colorado Flood Threat Bulletin offers a daily assessment of flood potential around the state, issued at 11:00 am each day from May through September.
This product is issued daily before 11:00 am and is used to identify areas of the state that are at risk of flooding. Updates can be issued as needed by weather situation.
This product is an outlook of the flood threat and precipitation amount and chance in the state over the next 15 days.
This map is created by merging the 24-hr Storm Total Precipitation (STP) product observed regional WSR-88D and the MADIS observational database. Issued at 9:30 am every day.
Issue Date: Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014
Time Issued: 9:45 AM MDT
Forecaster: Brad Workman
MAINLY DRY DAY ACROSS THE STATE AS HIGH PRESSURE TOOK OVER
It was a nice Labor Day holiday across Colorado yesterday as sunshine and pleasant temperatures blanketed the state. Moisture was low as compared to previous days, especially over the high country and western slope, as the dry air mass filled in behind Sunday’s cool front. Out over the far eastern plains, a little moisture was able to return in the late afternoon/evening hours and provided some cloud cover and a shower or two. No location where a spot shower/thunderstorm did form received more than 0.1 inches of rain.
No flash flooding occurred yesterday.
Map Update: Our forecasters will continue to monitor weather conditions over all of Colorado's burn areas throughout the summer.
*Radar-estimated rainfall under 0.25 inches not shown
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