June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service imposed a flood warning for the Yampa River in Steamboat Springs on Wednesday. However, local officials were reporting no problems at midday and didn't think the showers that fell Tuesday were enough to exacerbate the situation.
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Flood watch in effect for Elk and Yampa as snowmelt slows
The rain showers that fell on the rivers of Northwest Colorado on Tuesday afternoon weren't a factor in pushing the rivers over their banks. But the sullen skies were enough to keep a flood warning in place on the Elk and Yampa.