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dial 2-1-1 or 1-866-485-0211

Road Conditions

Adverse road conditions may exist. Call 877-315-7623 (or 511 from your cell phone) or go to for current road conditions and closures.

Grand County Emergency Management

81 West Agate Ave
PO Box 1457
Granby, CO 80446
Office: 970.887.2732
Fax: 970.887.1698

Ray Jennings
Grand County OEM

Tara D. Gourdin
Emergency Manager
Grand County OEM

Grand County OEM Employee Login

Lakota Fire

7/30/19 1800hrs

Lakota Fire is burning in some log decks just North West of Lakota in Winter Park. Fire is not in the trees. Approx. 100 x 200 and not growing at this time. No Structures involved.

Personnel from East Grand Fire Protection District #4, Fraser Winter Park Police Department, USFS and deputies on scene.

Small fire on US Forest Service land, waterboard road and Lakota subdivision. East Grand Fire, Fraser Winter Park PD and Grand County SO personnel. Due to the terrain you may see some aircraft activity.
There are NO pre-evacuations or evacuations in place.


3 Vehicle car accident HWY 40 near entrance to YMCA. HWY 40 and CR 53.
Please watch for emergency vehicles and first responders. One lane is partially blocked. Alternating Traffic at this time.Keep slow speeds around area.

Road Closures

****Highway 40 is now open****

Highway 40 Closure at milepost 186
7/18/19 - 8:45pm

Highway 40 Closure at milepost 186
7/18/19 - 5:45pm

Detour for eastbound traffic - From Hwy 9 take County Rd 33 to County Rd 39 then back onto US Hwy 40.

Detour for westbound traffic - From US Hwy 40 take County Rd 39 to County Rd 33 to Hwy 9 then back to US Hwy 40.

The highway will be closed for several hours due to a fatal car accident.

No commercial vehicles will be permitted on the detour route.

Flooding Advisory

The National Weather Service in Denver Colorado has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Snowmelt in...
Northeastern Grand County in north central Colorado...

* Until 115 PM MDT Saturday.

* Snowmelt is causing the Colorado River in Rocky Mountain National
Park to overflow its banks. A parking lot and two trails have been
closed in the park as low lying areas flood next to or crossing
the river.

* Minor flooding will continue over rural areas along headwaters of
the Colorado River in extreme northeast Grand County.


A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Road Closures

Byers Canyon HWY 40 Closure UPDATE
HWY 40 CLOSED in both diretions
Dillion Wrecker on Scene with two heavy recovery wreckers and two roll offs working to remove truck and debris.

Road Closures

***Road Closure UPDATE***
Reported by Sheriff Schroetlin who is currently on scene.
HWY 40 Both Directions
West Bound Hwy 40 Byers Canyon CLOSED
East Bound Hwy 40 Parshall CLOSED

Parshall Divide County Road 20 IS Closed both Directions
NO TRAVEL IS ADVISED on this road.

Road Closures

MILLER ROAD in Winter Park will be closed from June 12, 2019 thru June 13, 2019. Mountain Parks Electric will be taking down overhead power lines.

Road Closures

County Road 84 the intersection of County Road 87 and 85 is closed secondary to a structure fire. Grand County Sheriffs Office, GCEMS, GCOEM, East Grand Fire, and Grand Fire are currently on scene and working the fire.

High Water Brochure

Here is the link to the High Water Brochure.
It will help guide you through high water and flooding.

High Water and Flooding Information

Online search for flood-based resources.

Create Your Family’s Plan

Flood-Proof Landscaping: Protect Your Home and Property

Flash Flooding: How to Survive Flash Floods in Your Car

Food Safety Before, During And After A Power Outage

Steps to Reduce Flood and Water Damage


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