Flash flood warning issued in Grand County, mudslide closes Highway 125 | SkyHiNews.com

Flash flood warning issued in Grand County, mudslide closes Highway 125

Water spills out of the Stillwater Creek near County Road 452 in Grand Lake on July 5. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for the area.
Katie Lozano/Courtesy photo

The National Weather Service posted a flash flood warning for Grand County on their Facebook and Twitter pages around 1:45 p.m. today. The warning goes through 4:30 p.m. in burn scar areas, while a small stream warning elsewhere ended at 2:30 p.m.

Rain today also caused a mudslide on Hwy 125, prompting a closure between mile point 0 and 21.5 — from Granby to Willow Creek Pass. The Colorado Department of Transportation posted the update on COtrip at 1:52 p.m. This is the second time in the last 10 days that the road has closed due to mudslides.

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