Satellite Timelapse Shows 3 Days of Rain in Colorado

A three-day timelapse video released by the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) depicts storms that brought constant rain and some snow to Colorado between Tuesday, May 9, and Friday, May 12.

The National Weather Service in Boulder said 4.40" of rain fell over the three days, making it the 5th wettest three-day period on record in Colorado.

The rain was expected to end Friday afternoon. Credit: CIRA/NOAA via Storyful

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