We know lots of you are out looking at the rain today and without a creek near you might think life is normal just soggy. However, this map is invaluable for checking closures (although we just had a report of one road that’s NOT on the list, so please be careful!)
View #JeffCoFlood Jefferson County Flood Information in a larger map
Here’s information from the Red Cross about flood safety: http://www.redcross.org/prepare/disaster/flood
Several cities are requesting water conservation or other considerations, be sure to visit your city and county websites to check current conditions and restrictions in your area. Here’s a comprensive list.
Emergency preparation tips and hints – http://simplypreparing.com/ – specifically if you were a bit blindsided and didn’t know what to do if you were evacuated: http://simplypreparing.com/mandatory-evacuation/
Let family and friends know you’re ok – Safe & Well – Red Cross
Examiner Flood Closures and emergency info: http://www.examiner.com/article/colorado-flood-closures-and-emergency-information
Helpcoloradonow.org has compiled a list of organizations accepting donations, financial and material, which will go directly to help those affected by the floods.
We will add to this post as we find out new information and collect more resources.