DENVER (KDVR) — Heavy rain and strong thunderstorms moved through the Denver metro area on Sunday night, dropping nearly three 3 inches of total rainfall in a short amount of time.
Meteorologist Chris Tomer said the bullseye of the flash flooding centered around Commerce City and the Globeville area.
In those areas, Tomer said radar estimated 1-3 inches of total rainfall in a short amount of time.
Here is a look at the preliminary total rainfall estimates over the last 24 hours as of 8 a.m. Monday:
- Aurora: 1.6 inches
- Berthoud: 1.71 inches
- Commerce City: 2.8 inches
- Denver: 1.85 inches
- Federal Heights: 2.05 inches
- Kittredge: 1.68 inches
- Lake George: 1.69 inches
- Pinewood Springs: 1.63 inches
- Thornton: 1.8 inches
- Westminster: 2.5 inches
During the storm, Denver, Aurora, and Commerce City were under a flash flood warning until 9:15 p.m.
The Pinpoint Weather team said conditions will be drier on Monday with highs in the 80s.
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