Mudslide briefly closes Hwy 14

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. - One lane of Colorado Highway 14 has opened in the Poudre Canyon approximately 7 miles west of Ted's Place, after a mudslide.

The road was closed at about 3:25 p.m.  The lane was opened around the mudslide about 25 mins later.

A flash flood warning is in effect for the area until 5 p.m.

Dopler radar indicated heavy rain across the High Park burn scar just before 3 p.m. and said flash flooding was expected shortly.

Some locations that will experience flooding include Poudre Park, the National Weather Service warned.

The area has been hit flash flooding previously causing mudslides that flowed across Highway 14.

Emergency services personnel checked Rist Canyon and said things looked good there at the moment. 

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