June 4, 2011
100-year floodplain in Steamboat Springs
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Temperatures remained low at high elevations Friday, stalling snowmelt
As the Elk River moved beyond flood stage Friday, Routt County officials and residents at either end of the swollen stream were reacting to water on roads and snags that threatened bridges.
High waters at Routt County Road 44 and U.S. 40 crept into home
Andrew George said he woke up at 6 a.m. to his daughter telling him there was water in her room. George rents the house at Saddle Mountain Ranch at Routt County Road 44 and U.S. 40 with his pregnant wife and their three children.