Emergency Status
Aug 19

Calwood Flash Flood Warning

First responders from Lefthand Fire Protection District and Boulder County Sheriff’s Office are in the area monitoring conditions. No reports of flash flooding are currently being made by observers in the field. The storm is slow, moving to the southeast at 3-5 m.p.h. with moderate rainfall rates. rain gauges and stream gauges in the area are not showing dangerous levels currently. If you encounter flash flooding climb to higher ground and call 911 for help. Most deaths in flash flooding incidents happen in vehicles because people try to navigate roads covered by flood water. Do not attempt to cross a road with flood water over topping the road.