Spring Creek Flood launched international weather-watching network

Outlet: The Coloradoan

The Coloradoan: Memories of the deadly Spring Creek Flood in Fort Collins remain fresh for Nolan Doesken 20 years after the disaster.

However, Doesken, Colorado’s state climatologist, remembers details others might not, such as how extraordinarily humid July 28, 1997, was and how low the clouds hung over the landscape following heavy rain the night before.