Rain-swollen Boulder Creek flows around a marker that shows historic flood levels on Friday in Boulder, Colo. City officials ordered an evacuation of thousands of residents along the creek the night before. Coffee-colored floodwaters cascaded downstream from the Colorado Rockies on Friday, spilling normally scenic mountain rivers and creeks over their banks and forcing thousands more evacuations.
Rain-swollen Boulder Creek flows around a marker that shows historic flood levels on Friday in Boulder, Colo. City officials ordered an evacuation of thousands of residents along the creek the night before. Coffee-colored floodwaters cascaded downstream from the Colorado Rockies on Friday, spilling normally scenic mountain rivers and creeks over their banks and forcing thousands more evacuations.
Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press .
published Friday, September 13th, 2013
Pin It

Stories this photo appears in:

LYONS, Colo. — By truck and helicopter, thousands of people stranded by floodwaters came down from the Colorado Rockies on Friday, two days after seemingly endless rain turned normally scenic rivers and creeks into coffee-colored rapids that wrecked scores of roads and wiped out neighborhoods.

  • Sept. 14th, 2013  |

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »

advertisement
advertisement

Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.