State health officials Thursday issued a boil water advisory for the town of Lyons due to the severe flooding.
Originally published on Thu September 12, 2013 9:28 am
A huge overnight downpour that brought 4 to 7 inches of rain to the area around Boulder, Colo., has already produced "massive flooding" in the streets there, The Denver Post writes.
Heavy rains have caused road closures, mudslides, power outages, gas leaks and more across Boulder County and along parts of the Front Range. We're following developments.
Originally published on Tue August 20, 2013 7:19 am
Global sea level has been rising as a result of global warming, but in 2010 and 2011, sea level actually fell by about a quarter of an inch.
Scientists now say they know why: It has to do with extreme weather in Australia.
The sea level drop coincided with some of the worst flooding in that continent's history. Dozens of people died and torrents washed away houses and cars, forcing thousands from their homes.
After flash floods battered Manitou Springs Friday, efforts over the weekend centered on cleanup - and the community pitching in to lend a hand.