Tag Archives: Elk River

Forest Visitors Asked to Avoid Certain Areas for Wildlife Purposes

forest-service-signA long-standing request for public involvement in big game, winter range management is being made by the Routt National Forest again this year. The U.S. Forest Service is asking recreational users to stay out of designated elk and deer winter range areas from November 15th to April 15th. Courtesy closure signage has been Continue reading

Rivers Continue to Run High and Fast

FLOOD-WATER-300Northwest Colorado rivers are running high and fast, prompting warnings about playing in and around them this weekend.  The Grand County Office of Emergency Management closed Grand County Continue reading

Elk River May Flood Overnight

FLOOD-WATER-300The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the Elk River at Routt County Road 42. Recent rainfall and continuing snow melt may cause the Elk River to reach minor flood stage Continue reading

Flood Watch Issued In Routt County

FLOOD-WATER-300The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the Elk River at Routt County Road 42. Recent rainfall and continuing snow melt may cause the Elk River to reach minor flood stage Continue reading

Flood Advisory Continues For Elk River

FLOOD-WATER-300Recent snow melt and rainfall has caused the Elk River at County road 42 to exceed bank full levels in some locations.  Mild temperatures will result in continued rises through the remainder of this week.  Areas around the Elk River Continue reading

Flood Advisory In Routt County

river floodingThe National Weather Service has issued a Flood advisory until further notice for the Elk River  near Routt County Road 42. Recent snowmelt has caused the Elk River to exceed bank full levels in some areas. Continue reading