A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect at NOON and last through MIDNIGHT from most of Southern Colorado. Scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain once again. Burn scars and areas that saw heavy rain yesterday will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
Gone is the deal Vail offered last year, giving carpoolers with
four or more people in a car a 20-dollar gift certificate for its
on-mountain restaurants. Vail gave out 240-thousand dollars in
Chief operating officer Bill Jensen says the program may have
only made a minor impact on the parking crunch.
Several ski areas have tried reducing Interstate 70 gridlock and
resort parking problems through carpool-incentive programs.
In eliminating their programs, the two resorts cited cost
constraints and mediocre success.