The Flood Warning continues for
the Rifle river near Sterling.
* Until Friday evening.
* At 8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... high water begins to impact canoe livery at
River View campground.
Fld observed forecast 7am
location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun
Sterling 6 6.9 Thu 08 PM 5.1 3.9 3.4