Flash flood warning in effect over burn area through 6:30 p.m. Sunday

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A flash flood warning is in effect for Cameron Peak Fire burn areas in Larimer County through 6:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder.

The alert, issued at 3:32 p.m. Sunday, said thunderstorms were producing heavy rain in central eastern portions of the county, including the areas of Moondance Way, Stringtown Gulch, Big Bear, The Retreat and Storm Mountain. Rainfall amounts of half an inch to 1 inch per hour are expected.

Flooding is possible in small creeks and streams, gulches, roads and areas with poor drainage and that are low-lying, the warning stated.

The areas included in the flood warning were burned in the Cameron Peak Fire in 2020.

A flood watch and a flood advisory have been in effect since early Sunday afternoon.

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This article originally appeared on Fort Collins Coloradoan: Flash flood warning for Cameron Peak burn areas in Larimer County